By: Walters, Eric (signed), Foreword By Bob Banting
Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Viking Canada, 2005, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2005
Edition: First Edition
Seller ID: 148866
Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Near Fine (see description)
-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, signed by Walters on the half title page where he has incorporated the tile into his inscription, a couple of small smudges on front blank endpapers, ---"The latest page-turner from Canada's bestselling children's author ----Twelve-year-old Ruth must spend her summer at the University of Toronto, where her mother is hired to clean at the Institute of Biological Research. There the lonely girl is befriended by Dr. Banting and his assistant, Mr. Best, who are in search of a cure for diabetes. But much to Ruth's dismay, the res... View More...