Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )
New York: Dutton, 1991. SIGNED first edition - Warm, funny, and deeply moving. Set in San Francisco in the 1950s, this is a brilliantly rendered novel of family relationships, culture shock, and the rites of passage that are the universal perils of growing up "American." His highly praised first novel, and the first book selected in San Francisco's "one city, one book" program. SIGNED on the half title page. 322 pp.
Condition: Near fine in glossy illustrated wrappers.