Edition: First printing.
New York: Random House, (1991.) dj. Hardcover first edition - The highly praised first book by the African American writer whose more recent children's book "Nappy Hair" has been the subject of much controversy. Dustjacket praise from Gloria Naylor, Carlos Fuentes, and Henry Gates. ISBN: 0-394-576446.
Condition: Fine in a fine dustjacket.