IN THE PLACE OF FALLEN LEAVES .
Edition: First US printing.
New York: Donald I. Fine, Inc., (1995) dj. Hardcover first edition - His highly praised first novel, about the life of a Devon village as they live through the devastating drought year of 1984, as told through the eyes of a 13 year old girl, the youngest child in a family of prosperous farmers. In addition to praise from such diverse writers as Salman Rushdie and A. S. Byatt, one British reviewer called it "more perfect than any first novel deserves to be." Winner of the the Ruth Hadden Memorial Award in 1993 and the Hawthornden Prize in 1994. 310 pp. ISBN: 1-556114230.
Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.