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BABY OF THE FAMILY by  Tina McElroy Ansa - First edition - (1989) - from Quill & Brush (SKU: 21850)

BABY OF THE FAMILY

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BABY OF THE FAMILY

by Ansa, Tina McElroy

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San Diego: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, (1989). First edition of AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. Review copy with publisher's information and photo laid in. Top page edges slightly darkened near spine, otherwise fine in dust jacket.

Synopsis

An evocative, delicately comic story of a girl’s coming of age. From the moment of her birth in a rural black hospital in Georgia, Lena McPherson is recognized as a special child, with the power to see ghosts and predict the future. Named a Notable Book of the Year by the New York Times.

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bookseller
Quill & Brush US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
21850
Title
BABY OF THE FAMILY
Author
Ansa, Tina McElroy
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Publisher
Harcourt Brace Jovanovich
Place of Publication
San Diego
Date Published
(1989)
Bookseller catalogs
BLACK AUTHOR; AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK;

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About Quill & Brush

Quill & Brush was established in 1976 by Allen & Patricia Ahearn, the authors of the well-respected reference for booksellers and collectors, Collected Books: The Guide to Identification and Values.At present the Quill & Brush is run by the Ahearns' eldest daughter, Beth Fisher. Allen is semi-retired but continues to buy, sell, and perform professional appraisals.

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fine
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spine
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edges
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