New York: Penguin Press, 2016. First American Edition, 1st Printing. Cloth and boards. SIGNED by the Author on a publisher's front endpaper, tall 8vo (9 1/4" x 6 1/2"), black quarter cloth with red lettering over matching black boards with tiny red double-diamond, archival mylar-protected lettered dust jacket (unclipped), 453 pages +  Acknowledgements. Like New / Very Fine. Item #2617
Zadie is an enormously clever and wonderfully gifted author. She has been listed in the Top 100 for 2016 by the NYTimes.
The British author's fifth novel which interweaves the lives of two childhood girlfriends whose love of dancing takes them into the realm of high artistry and dealing with problems of inequality; then back into the rhythms of their ancestral West African roots. Zadie's first novel, White Teeth, won the Whitbread First Novel Award, the James Tait Black Memorial prize for fiction, and the commonwealth Writer's First Book Prize.
SIGNED & in EXCEPTIONAL CONDITION internally & externally! Tight, bright, clean. No previous owner or remainder marks.