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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Mariner Books
Publication date July 6, 1998
Pages 158
Binding Paperback
Edition 1
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780395897980
ISBN-10 039589798X
Dimensions 0.25 by 5.50 by 8.75 in.
Weight 0.40 lbs.
Original list price $14.95
Summaries and Reviews
Summary
When a man is murdered and he is unfairly accused, Tommy hides out with Mother Bess--a relative who is mean and mentally unbalanced--and together they wallow in trepidation and anger desperately trying to find the nerve to face the world. Reprint. NYT.
Amazon.com description: Product Description:
A man lay dead in a parking lot. Tommy didn't kill him, but the police will shoot first and ask questions later. Mother Bess is kin, but she is a crazy, mean old lady hiding out high about the Homewood streets--streets that have taken away everything she ever loved. Together, Tommy and Mother Bess are hiding, in anger and fear. Will they find the courage to come out of hiding?


Editions
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780805281750
 
Reprint edition from Not Applicable (April 1, 1984)
9780805281750 | details & prices | List price $13.95
About: When Tommy's attempt at burglary fails, he searches for a place to hide from the police and ends up in the house of a crazy old woman
Paperback
Book cover for 9780395897980 Book cover for 9780679720270
 
The price comparison is for this edition
1 edition from Mariner Books (July 6, 1998)
9780395897980 | details & prices | 158 pages | 5.50 × 8.75 × 0.25 in. | 0.40 lbs | List price $14.95
About: When a man is murdered and he is unfairly accused, Tommy hides out with Mother Bess--a relative who is mean and mentally unbalanced--and together they wallow in trepidation and anger desperately trying to find the nerve to face the world.
from Random House Inc (November 1, 1988)
9780679720270 | details & prices | 5.25 × 8.00 × 0.50 in. | 0.40 lbs | List price $10.00
About: Hunted by the law for a murder he didn't commit, Tommy hides out in old Miss Bess's lonely house on Bruston Hill

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