Light shelfwear to edges and boards. DJ protected with mylar and not clipped. Pages tight and clean. Library discard with usual marks and attachments. Pocket removed. 232 pages. HardCover Binding. Year: 1977. ISBN: 0312517831. Tige Jackson is an eleven-year-old ragamuffin who has grown up in an Atlanta slum. He is street-wise, adorable, and all alone in the world. Marvin Stewart is a former advertising executive who has dropped out of the rat race. He is sensitive, mildly alcoholic, and he too is all alone.