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The Grass Harp

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Written by Truman CapoteAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Truman Capote

  • Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
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  • Publisher: Vintage
  • On Sale: September 28, 1993
  • Price: $15.00
  • ISBN: 978-0-679-74557-0 (0-679-74557-2)
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Set on the outskirts of a small Southern town, The Grass Harp tells the story of three endearing misfits—an orphaned boy and two whimsical old ladies—who one day take up residence in a tree house. As they pass sweet yet hazardous hours in a china tree, The Grass Harp manages to convey all the pleasures and responsibilities of freedom. But most of all it teaches us about the sacredness of love, “that love is a chain of love, as nature is a chain of life.”

This volume also includes Capote’s A Tree of Night and Other Stories, which the Washington Post called “unobstrusively beautiful...a superlative book.”