Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1985. First Edition, First Printing. Cloth and boards. SIGNED by the Author on the front free endpaper, 8vo, tan quarter cloth with green lettering on spine over light green boards, archival mylar-protected pictorial dust jacket (price-clipped) depicting the author at home plate, tan endpapers, 231 pages. Fine / Near Fine. Item #8156
Author's first novel: Recreates Chicago and a love of baseball and the Cubs during the Fifties.
Gary M. Pomerantz (born 1960) is an American journalist, lecturer, die-hard Cubs fan, and New York Times best-selling author. He lectures in the graduate program in journalism at Stanford University. His books include Where Peachtree Meets Sweet Auburn (1996 New York Times Notable Book of the Year), a multi-generational biography of Atlanta, Georgia and its racial conscience.
Tight, clean copy. Slight edgewear andt races of toning to the price-clipped dust jacket. No previous owner or remainder marks.