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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.

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...

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 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...

The Sentence. —Erdrich, Louise.

Louise Erdrich is the author of seventeen novels as well as volumes of poetry, childrens books, short stories, and a memoir of early motherhood. Her novel The Round House won the National Book Award for Fiction. The Plag...

The night watchman a novel —Erdrich, Louise.
Large Print
2020
Availability: 12 of 14

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...

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 game of silence —Erdrich, Louise, author.

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

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 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.

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...

Grandmother's pigeon —Erdrich, Louise.

Passenger pigeon hatchlings, thought to be extinct, are discovered in Grandmother's room after she departs on a voyage to Greenland.

The red convertible selected and new stories, 1978-2008 —Erdrich, Louise.
Large Print
2009
Availability: 0 of 1

Louise Erdrich is a fearless and inventive storyteller. In her fictional world, the mystical can emerge from the everyday, the comic turn suddenly tragic, and violence and beauty inhabit a single emotional landscape. Eac...

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