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Something is wrong with Eddie Hobson Sr., father of four, sometime history teacher, quiz master, black humorist and virtuoso invalid. His recurring fainting spells have worsened, and with his ingrained aversion to doctors, his worried family tries to discover the nature of his sickness. Meanwhile, in private, Eddie puts the finishing touches on a secret project he calls Hobbstown, a place that he promises will save him, the world and everything that's in it.A dazzling novel of compassion and imagination, "Prisoner's Dilemma" is a story of the power of invalid experience.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780060977085
ISBN-10: 0060977086
Format: Paperback
(202mm x 141mm x 23mm)
Pages: 352
Imprint: HarperCollins
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Inc
Publish Date: 7-Mar-1988
Country of Publication: United States


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