Description: Villard Books, NY, 1993. 8 1/8 x 5 5/8. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. Dust jacket crinkled crown and heel. Unclipped. Red cloth, upper corners rubbed. Red remainder mark top edge near binding. Signed by the author with leaf drawing on half title page.. Published by Random House Inc 1993 Near Fine Condition. In our Bulk Sales Dallas store. Item Format: Hardback
Synopsis: The gifted author of Jumping Ship and Other Stories writes a debut novel of awesome accomplishment and great beauty, set in his native Trinidad. As she stands on the brink of womanhood, a shy country girl, raised by an overprotective father, has her sheltered existence shattered beyond repair.