New York: Atlantic Monthly Press, 1996. First Edition. INSCRIBED by the Alexie on the title page to fellow author Chris Offutt: "For Chris / With Friendship / Sherman Alexie / 9/3/96 / Seattle" and additionally SIGNED to Chris on a laid in 1996 American Book Awards invitation.
Offutt is the author of “Kentucky Straight” and other short story collections, novels, nonfiction, and memoirs, and, in 1996, was named one of the twenty Best Young American Novelists by “Granta” magazine. He has also written for popular television shows and national publications, has been visiting faculty at numerous institutions including the Iowa Writer’s Workshop, and has received awards from the Guggenheim Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts, and others.
Fine in a Fine dust jacket.