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Love Medicine

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ISBN-10: 0062206311

ISBN-13: 9780062206312

Edition: 2013 (Revised)

Authors: Louise Erdrich

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“A remarkable first novel that stares more boldly at many of the truths of Native American life in the country than any fiction I’ve read.”—Chicago Sun-Times “A powerful piece of work….Louise Erdrich is the rarest kind of writer; as compassionate as she is sharp-sighted”—Anne Tyler “A masterpiece, written with spellbinding authenticity.”—Philip Roth “The beauty of Love Medicine saves us from being completely devastated by its power.”—Toni Morrison Love Medicine is Louise Erdrich’s masterful debut novel, one of the most influential, beloved, and distinguished works of contemporary fiction. It is the unforgettable saga of two families and how their destinies intertwine over the course of…    
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Book details

List price: $21.99
Copyright year: 2013
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date: 4/15/2013
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 400
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.00" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 0.792
Language: English

The daughter of a full-blooded Chippewa, Louise Erdrich was born on July 6, 1954 in Little Falls, Minnesota, the daughter of Ralph and Rita Erdrich, both of whom were employed by the Bureau of Indian Affairs. Erdrich's heritage may explain her focus and interest in the Native Americans who populate her writing. In speaking of her childhood, Erdrich relates how her father used to give her a nickel for every story she wrote and her mother would provide construction paper for book covers. She always felt like a published author. In 1981 Erdrich married Native American author Michael Dorris and together they published The World's Greatest Fisherman, which won the Nelson Algren Award in 1982. In…