Widely regarded as Edna Ferber's crowning achievement, So Big is a rollicking panorama of Chicago's high and low life, this stunning novel follows the travails of gambler's daughter Selina Peake DeJong as she struggles to maintain her dignity, family and sanity in the face of monumental challenges. Recommended for grade 11. Copyright 2010, Harper Perennial Modern Classics. Dimensions: 5.25 x 8 inches. Soft cover. 280 pp. Mature content.