SPOONER is the book Pete Dexter was born to write as he tells the story of a troubled childhood, troubled adolescence, and violent and troubled adulthood.
THIS COPY (shown below) was signed by Pete Dexter on the title page at his office. It is a new, unread first edition opened only for signing. Published in September or 2009 by Grand Central Publishing, an imprint of the Hachette Book Group.
PETE DEXTER (pictured below from our Wall of Fame) won the National Book Award after stints at writing columns for newspapers on both coasts. He also was an acclaimed playwright. He's come a long way since his first job - working at a post office in New Orleans. He admits he wasn't very good at handling mail, so he quit.Thank you Pete Dexter for signing our books.