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LaRose / Louise Erdrich.

Erdrich, Louise, author. (Author).
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  • 52 of 61 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
APLS-Decatur FIC ERDRICH LAR (Text) 34207002009810 Adult Fiction Reshelving -
Attica Public Library - Attica F ERDRICH, LOUISE (Text) 74231000113607 Adult Fiction Available -
Batesville Memorial Public Library - Batesville F EDRICH L. (Text) 34706001526443 Adult Fiction Available -
Benton County Public Library - Fowler F ERD (Text) 34044000882074 ADULT FICTION Available -
Bloomfield Eastern Greene County Public Library - Eastern Branch FIC ERD (Text) 36804000237472 FICTION Available -
Boswell Grant Township Public Library - Boswell FIC ERD (Text) 38144000348799 Fiction Available -
Brownstown Public Library - Brownstown FIC ERDRICH (Text) 79361000097752 Adult Fiction Available -
Butler Public Library - Butler FIC ERDRIC (Text) 73174005027949 Adult: Fiction Available -
Cambridge City Public Library - Cambridge City F Erd (Text) 76893000260829 Adult Fiction Checked out 11/02/2016
Carnegie Public Library of Steuben County - Angola FIC ERDRICH (Text) 33118000175226 Adult: New Book Available -
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  • ISBN: 9780062277022
  • ISBN: 0062277022
  • Physical Description: x, 373 pages ; 23 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2016]

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Summary, etc.: North Dakota, late summer, 1999. 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.
Subject: Hunting accidents > Fiction.
Children > Death > Fiction.
Atonement > Fiction.
Ojibwa Indians > North Dakota > Fiction.
Indian families > Fiction.

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