Love Medicine (Paperback)
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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 Ive read.
A powerful piece of work.Louise Erdrich is the rarest kind of writer; as compassionate as she is sharp-sighted
A masterpiece, written with spellbinding authenticity.
The beauty of Love Medicine saves us from being completely devastated by its power.
Love Medicine is Louise Erdrichs 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 fifty years on and around a North Dakota reservation. Here is the book that heralded the arrival of a major voice in American literature.
About the Author
Louise Erdrich is the author of fourteen novels as well as volumes of poetry, short stories, children's books, and a memoir of early motherhood. Her novel The Round House won the 2012 National Book Award. She lives in Minnesota, where she owns the bookstore Birchbark Books.