Title LEAVING HOME
Book Condition Fine in a fine dust jacket.
Edition First edition, first printing: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in.
Publisher New York: Random House, (2006).
1400064147 / 9781400064144
Seller ID 54962.00
In this poetic novel of inconsolable loneliness, the Booker prize-winning author's heroine Emma, moves on from a hermetic life with her mother to droll graduate studies. Emma's Austen-like willingness to please is misplaced on two different characters.