Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2014. SIGNED first edition - A novel by this Pulitzer prize winning author which focuses on the five children, originally from an Iowa farming family, over three decades. "Each chapter covers a single year, beginning in 1920, as American soldiers like Walter return home from World War I, and going up through the early 1950s, with the country on the cusp of enormous social and economic change." Longlisted for the National Book Award. The first book in a planned trilogy. SIGNED on the title page. 395 pp.
Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers (the outer covers are a letter from Smiley to her readers, and underneath that is the cover which will appear on the trade edition.)