Doubleday, 1988. FIRST EDITION; First Printing. An exceptional copy of this First Edition/First Printing in unread Very Fine condition in alike dust-jacket, this copy SIGNED by Alex Haley directly on the first free end page ; Alex Haley's ("Roots") A DIFFERENT KIND OF CHRISTMAS, the intense drama of a white Southerner and a black slave who work toward a mutual goal, Haley once again gives us a moving story of physical and moral courage, and an unforgettable tale of spiritual regeneration. Rendered with a matchless sense of time and place, a poetic humanness, and a rich, robust humor, this book will delight and inspire readers of all ages and faiths for generations to come. A wonderful little book. Signed by Author. 101 pages.