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Taft: A Novel

By: Patchett, Ann

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282294

ISBN: 0395694612

Condition: Near Fine

First edition. Signed by author without inscription. Jacket spine head and spine base lightly bumped. 1994 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 305 pp. Author's second book. Taft is the story of John Nickel, a black ex-musician who wanted nothing more than to be a good father. But his son is taken away from him and he is left with nothing but the Memphis bar he manages. When he hires a young white waitress named Fay Taft, he doesn't know that he is taking on her desperate brother, Carl, as well. Nickel's sympathies for these two quickly become a dangerous path into the liv... View more info