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Title:LaRose
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Publisher:Harper
ISBN:0062277022
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Number of Pages:372
Category:Fiction, Literary fiction, Contemporary

LaRose by Louise Erdrich

PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC LaRose In this literary masterwork Louise Erdrich the bestselling author of the National Book Award winning i The Round House i and the Pulitzer Prize nominee i The Plague of Doves i wields her breathtaking narrative magic in an emotionally haunting contemporary tale of a tragic accident a demand for justice and a profound act of atonement with ancient roots in Native American culture .

North Dakota late summer 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 a blur he saw as he squeezed the trigger When he staggers closer he realizes he has killed his neighbor s five year old son Dusty Ravich .

The youngest child of his friend and neighbor Peter Ravich Dusty was best friends with Landreaux s five year old son LaRose The two families have always been close sharing food clothing and rides into town their children played together despite going to different schools and Landreaux s wife Emmaline is half sister to Dusty s mother Nola Horrified at what he s done the recovered alcoholic turns to an Ojibwe tribe tradition the sweat lodge for guidance and finds a way forward Following an ancient means of retribution he and Emmaline will give LaRose to the grieving Peter and Nola Our son will be your son now they tell them .

LaRose is quickly absorbed into his new family Plagued by thoughts of suicide Nola dotes on him keeping her darkness at bay His fierce rebellious new sister Maggie welcomes him as a co conspirator who can ease her volatile mother s terrifying moods Gradually he s allowed shared visits with his birth family whose sorrow mirrors the Raviches own As the years pass LaRose becomes the linchpin linking the Irons and the Raviches and eventually their mutual pain begins to heal .

But when a vengeful man with a long standing grudge against Landreaux begins raising trouble hurling accusations of a cover up the day Dusty died he threatens the tenuous peace that has kept these two fragile families whole .

Inspiring and affecting i LaRose i is a powerful exploration of loss justice and the reparation of the human heart and an unforgettable dazzling tour de force from one of America s most distinguished literary masters

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Set on and around a North Dakota reservation Love Medicine tells the story of the Lamartines and the Kashpaws two extraordinary families whose fates are united and sustained in a harsh world by the strength and diversity of their love br br We meet the sensual Lulu Lamartine whose children have different fathers but whose passionate tie to her first love Nector Kashpaw intensifies over the years June Kashpaw who froze to death in a snowstorm and the philosophical Lipsha Morrissey June s abandoned son who makes a love medicine to keep his grandparents together, When a woman named 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 After all the family descends from an Indian agent who worked on the North Dakota Ojibwe reservation that is home to her mother s family However she stops dead in her tracks when she finds in the collection a rare drum a powerful yet delicate object made from a massive moose skin stretched across a hollow of cedar ornamented with symbols she doesn t recognize and dressed in red tassels and a beaded belt and skirt especially since without touching the instrument she hears it sound And so begins an illuminating journey both backward and forward in time following the strange passage of a powerful yet delicate instrument and revealing the extraordinary lives it has touched and defined br br Compelling and unforgettable bestselling author Louise Erdrich s em Painted Drum em explores the often fraught relationship between mothers and daughters the strength of family and the intricate rhythms of grief with all the grace wit and startling beauty that characterizes this acclaimed author s finest work, In this literary masterwork Louise Erdrich the bestselling author of the National Book Award winning i The Round House i and the Pulitzer Prize nominee i The Plague of Doves i wields her breathtaking narrative magic in an emotionally haunting contemporary tale of a tragic accident a demand for justice and a profound act of atonement with ancient roots in Native American culture br br North Dakota late summer 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 a blur he saw as he squeezed the trigger When he staggers closer he realizes he has killed his neighbor s five year old son Dusty Ravich br br The youngest child of his friend and neighbor Peter Ravich Dusty was best friends with Landreaux s five year old son LaRose The two families have always been close sharing food clothing and rides into town their children played together despite going to different schools and Landreaux s wife Emmaline is half sister to Dusty s mother Nola Horrified at what he s done the recovered alcoholic turns to an Ojibwe tribe tradition the sweat lodge for guidance and finds a way forward Following an ancient means of retribution he and Emmaline will give LaRose to the grieving Peter and Nola Our son will be your son now they tell them br br LaRose is quickly absorbed into his new family Plagued by thoughts of suicide Nola dotes on him keeping her darkness at bay His fierce rebellious new sister Maggie welcomes him as a co conspirator who can ease her volatile mother s terrifying moods Gradually he s allowed shared visits with his birth family whose sorrow mirrors the Raviches own As the years pass LaRose becomes the linchpin linking the Irons and the Raviches and eventually their mutual pain begins to heal br br But when a vengeful man with a long standing grudge against Landreaux begins raising trouble hurling accusations of a cover up the day Dusty died he threatens the tenuous peace that has kept these two fragile families whole br br Inspiring and affecting i LaRose i is a powerful exploration of loss justice and the reparation of the human heart and an unforgettable dazzling tour de force from one of America s most distinguished literary masters, Set earliest in time within the cycle of her prizewinning and bestselling books Love Medicine and The Beet Queen Tracks takes readers to North Dakota at a time when Indian tribes were struggling to keep what little remained of their land Features many familiar characters