The Confessions of Frannie Langton signed by Sara Collins, 1st/1st, 2019
This is a near fine copy of Sara Collins' 'The Confessions of Frannie Langton' signed by Sara Collins in first edition, first printing. Viking, Penguin, London, 2019. The textblocks in great condition, and without foxing or discolouration. The dust jacket has a tiny white mark on the front cover however overall is in fine condition, and has not been price clipped. The boards are free from marks, however there is a small amount of rubbing on the bottom corner of the spine. Overall this book is a fine copy.
The Confessions of Frannie Langton is a breathtaking debut: a murder mystery that travels across the Atlantic and through the darkest channels of history. A brilliant, searing depiction of race, class, and oppression that penetrates the skin and sears the soul, it is the story of a woman of her own making in a world that would see her unmade. A servant and former slave is accused of murdering her employer and his wife in this astonishing historical thriller that moves from a Jamaican sugar plantation to the streets of Georgian London.