Singleton, George NOVEL
Orlando/Austin/New York/San Diego/Toronto/London: Harcourt, Inc., (2005). 0151011281 / 9780151011285 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket. SIGNED by the author to the title-page.
Set in the town of Gruel, South Carolina, the tale of a young man named Novel (his brother's name is James; his sister's is Joyce), a professional snake handler who stumbles across strange doings while he sits in a motel room writing his autobiography.