New York: Doubleday, 1992. First edition. Hardcover. Clean, tight 8vo, 127pp. There is an inscription by the AUTHOR, signed to Ali on the half title, and a birthday gift inscription to the same person on the ffe. There is a very approx. 1/8th", L-shaped, small, light coffee or tea stain on the bottom back corner of the text block from page 87-127, however, it is minimal and does not impair or even bleed to any text. D.J. is price clipped. very Good + except as noted. / very good +. Item #17571
A story set in an Hawaiian village on the Lahaina coast full of inventive characters you would love to know. It's about Aunty who talks to the dead, Minerva, Hawaii's answer to Fred Astaire, Little Grandma who stitches secrets into quilts, and many other memorable personalities who interact in fascinating ways.