Edition: First printing.
New York: Four Winds Press/ Scholastic, (1979) dj. Hardcover first edition - "Tom resents his family's move to the country until he meets a strange, quite boy who raises racing pigeons." Illustrated by Lloyd Bloom with full page soft black and white drawings. 124 pp. ISBN: 0-590-0760000.
Condition: Near fine in a very good dust jacket ("No 39" written on front pastedown, corners slightly bumped, some light edgewear to the dj, sunning to the spine.