Edition: First printing.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2003. dj. Hardcover first edition - His seventh novel. Set in urban New Jersey, this is a the story of a man beaten nearly to death who refuses to press charges or to talk about who did it and of the woman cop, a childhood friend from the projects, who tries to get him to tell what happened. 377 pp.. ISBN: 0-375-411151.
Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.