Spine slightly slanted. A tight, attractive copy of the author's first novel.
The "powerful story of a young man for whom being the only son of a Baptist minister in a Texas town poses anguishing problems of self-knowledge. . . In this vivid novel of a father's and a son's love for each other, Terry Pringle probes deeply into the problems and meanings of young manhood, frustrated expectations, and clashing modes of religious and social values and assumptions. Between Michael Page, his mother, and his minister father there are tensions, disappointments, and misunderstandings, and also pride and abiding affection. How they come to understand and accept one another is the key to a memorable story of human frailty and love."; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall