PURITY is a grand story of youthful idealism, extreme fidelity and murder. The book follows a quixotic young woman from California to South America to Germany to unlock the secrets of who she really is. This title has been selected as a Booksmith Timeless Classic, meaning it is among the best of the best for the last several decades. We will ship it free anywhere in the United States. You may view every Booksmith Timeless Classic by clicking https://www.alabamabooksmith.com/booksmith-timeless-classics.
THIS COPY (shown below) was signed by Jonathan Franzen on the title page at his office. It is a new, unread first edition opened only for signing. Published in September, 2015 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux, an imprint of Macmillan.
JOATHAN FRANZEN (pictured below from our Wall of Fame) won the National Book Award and was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize. He is one of the few American novelists ever to appear on the cover of Time Magazine. That respected publication called him a genius and one of the great writers of our generation. The New York Times credited him with writing the best book of the year. Thank you Jonathan Franzen for signing our books.