New York: Frances Foster Books / Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2005. First Edition, First Printing. Cloth. SIGNED by Author on title page, 8vo, orange cloth with gold lettering on spine, archival polyester-protected pictorial dust jacket (unclipped) painted by Ana Juan; 288 pages. Fine / Fine. Item #6765
SUPERIOR CONDITION: Tight, bright, clean copy. Slight rubbing at top of dj's spine, else Very Fine.
Suzanne Fisher Staples is an American writer of children's books. She has worked in many places across the US and Asia, including Pakistan.
Under the Persimmon Tree is about an Afghan refugee and an American teacher who are brought together.