First edition, February 2006, stated; first printing, full number line. Inscribed and signed (with a barking dog drawing) by the author on the title page: "To N--, C--, and A-- / Happy Year of the Dog! / Best, Grace." Book is unmarked; a few pages are corner-creased; bottom corners, spine ends bumped. The dust jacket is not price-clipped (original price $14.99); edgewear at spine ends and corners; a vertical crease to the front flap; Brodart protected. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 006807
Synopsis: This funny and profound debut novel by prolific illustrator Lin tells the story of young Pacy who, as she celebrates the Chinese New Year with her family, discovers this is the year she is supposed to "find herself." Illustrations.
About the Author: Grace Lin is the award-winning and bestselling author and illustrator of Starry River of the Sky, Where the Mountain Meets the Moon, The Year of the Dog, The Year of the Rat, Dumpling Days, and Ling & Ting, as well as picture books such as The Ugly Vegetables and Dim Sum for Everyone! Grace is a graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design and lives in Massachusetts. Her website is www.gracelin.com.
Title: The Year of the Dog
Publisher: Little, Brown
Publication Date: 2006
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Very Good +
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Signed: Signed by Author
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description Little Brown, New York, 2007. Hard Cover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. First Edition. The author Grace Lin has signed in English and Chinese, as well as dated it 2010. She also added, "May all your moons be happy!" Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Signed by Author. Seller Inventory # 012324
Book Description Little, Brown Books for Young Re. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Included. 1st Edition. Signed and inscribed by author. First edition, first printing (full numberline). Jacket is present with just a touch of shelfwear to the edges - very minimal. Price on jacket flap is not clipped. Text clean and unmarked. 12/20/05. Signed by Author(s). Seller Inventory # mon0000087273