cover image Father Melancholy's Daughter

Father Melancholy's Daughter

Gail Godwin. Avon Books, $5.99 (0pp) ISBN 978-0-380-70314-2

Godwin brings empathy, understanding and a 19th-century sensibility to this novel of a young woman deeply attached to her father, a moody Episcopalian minister whose wife has abandoned him. This BOMC main selection received a PW boxed review. (Mar.)