Trapido, Barbara TEMPLES OF DELIGHT
London: Michael Joseph, (1990). 0718134672 / 9780718134679 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket.
"Trapido's third novel centers on two characters: Alice, an upper-middle-class only child of indulgent parents, and Jem, a poor, orphaned, worldly rebel with an imaginary family and a romantic outlook. The girls meet at school and become inseparable."-LJ.