Louise Erdrich
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Louise Erdrich

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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    • The Round House

    • A Novel
    • By: Louise Erdrich
    • Narrated by: Gary Farmer
    • Length: 12 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 2,499
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 2,192
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 2,194

    One Sunday in the spring of 1988, a woman living on a reservation in North Dakota is attacked....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Performance takes a bit of getting used to

    • By Library on 04-22-13

    Regular price: $34.22

    • The Birchbark House

    • By: Louise Erdrich
    • Narrated by: Nicolle Littrell
    • Length: 5 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 228
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 166
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 168

    Set in the Lake Superior region in the mid-1800s, The Birchbark House is a vital novel providing fascinating details of a year in the life of young Omakayas, a girl of the Ojibwa....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A remarkable book

    • By Claudia on 08-18-04

    Regular price: $13.96

    • The Plague of Doves

    • By: Louise Erdrich
    • Narrated by: Peter Francis James, Kathleen McInerney
    • Length: 11 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 337
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 215
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 214

    The unsolved murder of a farm family haunts the small, white, off-reservation town of Pluto, North Dakota....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great American Tale

    • By Lori on 12-02-08

    Regular price: $13.68

    • The Last Report on the Miracles at Little No Horse

    • By: Louise Erdrich
    • Narrated by: Anna Fields
    • Length: 14 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 423
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 260
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 259

    For more than a half century, Father Damien Modeste has served his beloved people, the Ojibwe, on the remote reservation of Little No Horse....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Remarkable and Challenging

    • By Carol T. Carr on 07-07-05

    Regular price: $31.93

    • Four Souls & Tracks

    • Two Novels
    • By: Louise Erdrich
    • Narrated by: Anna Fields
    • Length: 13 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 180
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 118
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 118

    In the world of interconnected novels by Louise Erdrich, Four Souls is most closely linked to Tracks....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Tracks and Four Souls

    • By Judith Seaboyer on 01-27-05

    Regular price: $28.51

    • The Master Butcher's Singing Club

    • By: Louise Erdrich
    • Narrated by: Louise Erdrich
    • Length: 16 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 373
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 210
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 216

    What happens when a trained killer discovers, in the aftermath of war, that his true vocation is love?...

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Erdrich's

    • By Larry on 01-09-05

    Regular price: $39.92

    • The Painted Drum

    • By: Louise Erdrich
    • Narrated by: Anna Fields
    • Length: 8 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 255
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 127
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 125

    When Faye Travers is called upon to appraise the estate of a family in her small New Hampshire town, she isn't surprised to discover a forgotten cache of valuable Native American artifacts....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Worth sticking with

    • By Kathy on 01-25-06

    Regular price: $28.51

    • The Game of Silence

    • By: Louise Erdrich
    • Narrated by: Anna Fields
    • Length: 5 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 70
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 46
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 46

    Her name is Omakayas, or Little Frog, because her first step was a hop, and she lives on an island in Lake Superior....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • loved this book

    • By Steve S. on 05-05-17

    Regular price: $20.52

    • Shadow Tag

    • A Novel
    • By: Louise Erdrich
    • Narrated by: Coleen Marlo
    • Length: 5 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 148
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 76
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 77

    When Irene America discovers that her husband, Gil, has been reading her diary, she begins a secret Blue Notebook, stashed securely in a safe deposit box....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Enjoyed it until the ending

    • By Maxine on 03-07-10

    Regular price: $21.67

    • The Antelope Wife

    • By: Louise Erdrich
    • Narrated by: Louise Erdrich
    • Length: 6 hrs and 26 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      2.5 out of 5 stars 34
    • Performance
      2.5 out of 5 stars 21
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 22

    A soldier deserts the cavalry during a cruel raid on an Ojibwa village to chase a dog bearing on its back a baby on a cradle board strung with breathtaking blue beads....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • I could not get past the recording of this book.

    • By Laurawl on 11-23-14

    Regular price: $18.24

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