New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1983. 388 pp. 6 x 9 1/4". First Edition, first printing. Illustrated dust jacket with original price of $13.95, in fine condition; Black paper over boards with copper lettering on spine, some foxing on fore-edges, inscribed by the author on the title page, otherwise in near fine condition.
Robert McCammon (1952 - ), is a well-known fantasy/horror writer, having been a recipient of the Horror Writers of America, Inc.'s Bram Stoker Award and nominated for the 1988 World Fantasy Award for Best Novel. This novel is about two boys with extraordinary powers...to use for good or evil and the Shape Changer who wanted them both dead (from the cover flap).