|Full Name:||Karen Louise Erdrich|
|Born:||June 7, 1954
Little Falls, Minnesota
|Occupation:||Novelist, Short Story Writer, Poet|
Louise Erdrich is the author of twelve novels as well as volumes of poetry, children's books, and a memoir of early motherhood. Her debut novel, Love Medicine, won the National Book Critics Circle Award. The Last Report on the Miracles at Little No Horse was a finalist for the National Book Award. Her most recent novel, The Plague of Doves, a New York Times bestseller, received the highest praise from Philip Roth, who wrote, "Louise Erdrich's imaginative freedom has reached its zenith--The Plague of Doves is her dazzling masterpiece." Louise Erdrich lives in Minnesota with her daughters and is the owner of Birchbark Books, a small independent bookstore.
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- Andes Mint #26: Poem of the Week (novel excerpt), by Louise Erdrich
Excerpt from ?The Painted Drum? - a novel by Louise Erdrich. Life will break you. Nobody can protect you from that, and living alone won't either, for solitude will also break you with its yearning. You have to love. You have to ...
- Why You Should Read Louise Erdrich | Zeitgeist Reviews
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- Cover Face-Off: THE ROUND HOUSE by Louise Erdrich - Book Riot
One of the biggest books of 2012 gets a new look for its September 24th paperback release. While I find the hardcover design more appealing on its own, the.
- The Round House by Louise Erdrich | literateur.com
The peculiar geography evoked in The Round House is one that Louise Erdrich has visited before. A fastidious chronicler of Native American lives, in her previous novels Erdrich has described the reservations of North Dakota ...
- 'Thought provoking without being cliched' ? The Round House by ...
In an article for the Opinion pages of February's New York Times Louise Erdrich, winner of the US National Book Award of 2012, writes that 'more than 80 percent of sex crimes on (American Indian) reservations are committed ...
- The Round House by Louise Erdrich | Book Monkey
Anyone that knows me will know I have quite a fascination with the Native American culture, and after reading Louise Erdrich's Love Medicine some years ago back when I was at university, I literally jumped at the chance to ...
- Book Review: The Round House - Louise Erdrich - S Krishna's Books
Louise Erdrich's brilliant novel The Round House stems from one disturbing and all-too-real fact: one in three Native women will be raped in her lifetime. It's rape that is the centerpiece of this novel, and though it's an incredibly ...
- Currently reading: ?The Round House? by Louise Erdrich | Jack & Viv
Howdy, friends. I am just over halfway through this: Roundhouse. It's only the third book I've read by Louise Erdrich. I love it. Truly love it. Her writing makes me wish I had been a novelist. That I could write well enough to be ...
- Louise ERDRICH ? A Game of Shadows | stashsafe200.com
Of Ojibwe Indian origin by his mother, Louise Erdrich was born in 1954 in Minnesota and now lives in Minneapolis. Wonderful storyteller stories, much admired by Philip Roth, it is considered one of the great contemporary ...
- Harrowing Injustices To Native American Women In Louise Erdrich's ...
Louise Erdrich's latest book, The Roundhouse, puts this tragic reality at the epicentre of a teenage boy's life when his mother is sexually assaulted and brutally beaten. The novel is set in 1988 on a North Dakota reservation, ...
- Books: Louise Erdrich wins her fifth Minnesota Book Award ...
Louise Erdrich won her fifth Minnesota Book Award on Saturday, April 13, for her novel "The Round House," making her the most-honored author in the Book Awards 25-year history.
- The Round House by Louise Erdrich Array Book Oxygen
Reviewed by Elsbeth Lindner. Prize-winning books don't always appear to justify their accolades but in the case of Louise Erdrich's The Round House, there's no question, this is a novel that deserves its National Book Award.
- Happy Birthday, Louise Erdrich | The Book Case - BookPage
louise erdrich. It didn't occur to me that my books would be widely read at all, and that enabled me to write anything I wanted to. And even once I realized that they were being read, I still wrote as if I were writing in secret.
- Louise Erdrich, author of The Round House, on tour September ...
About The Round House ? Paperback: 368 pages ? Publisher: Harper Perennial; Reprint edition (September 24, 2013) Washington Post Best Book of the Year.
- Reviewing Shadow Tag by Louise Erdrich | No Vinyl Mind
Review of the novel Shadow Tag by Louise Erdrich.