DJ has minor edgewear and a 1/2" tear on back edge. A bright, tight, attractive copy.
"The newest in a long line of brilliant African-American female authors, Dori Sanders enters the literary scene with Clover, the story of a ten-year-old girl living on her family’s South Carolina farm. Written from the child’s perspective, this engaging novel offers the upbeat and precocious narrator’s wealth of innocence, and her moments of wisdom beyond her years. Clover centers upon the relationship between young Clover and her new stepmother, Sara Kate, the white woman who married Clover’s father only hours before his death in an auto accident. Thrown together by tragedy, and barely knowing each other, these two unwitting partners overcome their loved one’s death, their suspicions, and fears of one another, in this endearing and unforgettable book."; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall