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The birchbark house —Erdrich, Louise, author, illustrator.

Omakayas, a seven-year-old Native American girl of the Ojibwa tribe, lives through the joys of summer and the perils of winter on an island in Lake Superior in 1847.

The sentence : a novel —Erdrich, Louise, author.

A small independent bookstore in Minneapolis is haunted from November 2019 to November 2020 by the store's most annoying customer. Flora dies on All Souls' Day, but she simply won't leave the store. Tookie, who has lande...

The night watchman : a novel —Erdrich, Louise, author.

It is 1953. Thomas Wazhushk is the night watchman at the first factory to open near the Turtle Mountain Reservation in rural North Dakota. He is also a prominent Chippewa Council member, trying to understand a new bill t...

Chickadee —Erdrich, Louise, author.

In 1866, Omakayas's son Chickadee is kidnapped by two ne'er-do-well brothers from his own tribe and must make a daring escape, forge unlikely friendships, and set out on an exciting and dangerous journey to get back home...

The game of silence —Erdrich, Louise, author.

Nine-year-old Omakayas, of the Ojibwa tribe, moves west with her family in 1849.

Future home of the living god : a novel —Erdrich, Louise, author.

A tale set in a world of reversing evolution and a growing police state follows pregnant thirty-two-year-old Cedar Hawk Songmaker, who investigates her biological family while awaiting the birth of a child who may emerge...

The night watchman a novel —Erdrich, Louise, author, narrator.
Book On CD
2020
Availability: 4 of 5

It is 1953. Thomas Wazhushk is the night watchman at the first factory to open near the Turtle Mountain Reservation in rural North Dakota. He is also a prominent Chippewa Council member, trying to understand a new bill t...

The plague of doves —Erdrich, Louise, author.

The unsolved murder of a farm family haunts the small, white, off-reservation town of Pluto, North Dakota. The vengeance exacted for this crime and the subsequent distortions of truth transform the lives of Ojibwe living...

Makoons —Erdrich, Louise, author.

Living with their Ojibwe family on the Great Plains of Dakota Territory in 1866, twin brothers Makoons and Chickadee must learn to become buffalo hunters, but Makoons has a vision that foretells great challenges that his...

The blue jay's dance : a birth year —Erdrich, Louise, author.

The author reviews the large and small events -- and the joys, frustrations, compromises, insights, and emotional satisfactions -- that informed her pregnancy, her first year as a new mother, and her return to writing.

The sentence a novel —Erdrich, Louise, author.
Large Print
2021
Availability: 8 of 14

A small independent bookstore in Minneapolis is haunted from November 2019 to November 2020 by the store's most annoying customer. Flora dies on All Souls' Day, but she simply won't leave the store. Tookie, who has lande...

The porcupine year —Erdrich, Louise, author.

In 1852, forced by the United States government to leave their beloved Island of the Golden Breasted Woodpecker, fourteen-year-old Omokayas and her Ojibwe family travel in search of a new home.

Winter in the blood —Welch, James, 1940-2003, author.

"The narrator of this beautiful, often disquieting novel is a young Native American man living on the Fort Belknap Reservation in Montana. Sensitive and self-destructive, he searches for something that will bind him to t...

Larose : a novel —Erdrich, Louise, author
Large Print
2016
Availability: 8 of 9

Landreaux Iron stalks a deer along the edge of the property bordering his own. He shoots with easy confidence -- but when the buck springs away, Landreaux realizes he's hit something else. When he staggers closer, he rea...

The sentence —Erdrich, Louise, author, narrator.
Book On CD
2021
Availability: 2 of 5

After serving part of an outrageously long sentence, Tookie, who 'learned to read with murderous attention' while in prison, naturally gravitates toward working at a bookstore. There she joins a dedicated community of ar...

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