A Gate At the Stairs by Lorrie Moore
Hardcover. Condition: Fine, Dust Jacket: Very Good+. 2009. Alfred Knopf. 1st Edition. Signed by Author.
Signed by Author.
Twenty-year-old Tassie Keltjin, the daughter of a gentleman farmer, has come to a university town as a student. When she takes a job as a part-time nanny for a mysterious and glamorous family, she finds herself drawn deeper into their world and forever changed. Told through the eyes of this memorable narrator, A Gate at the Stairs is a piercing novel of race, class, love, and war in America.