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Love Medicine
LOUISE ERDRICH

Love Medicine by Louise Erdrich
72 reviews (1984) (384p)
National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Winner
New York TimesĀ® Best Fiction Books
LA Times Book Prize for Fiction

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Book Description
The first book in Louise Erdrich's Native American series, which also includes The Beet Queen, Tracks, and The Bingo Palace, Love Medicine tells the story of two families--the Kashpaws and the Lamartines.Now resequenced by the author with the addition of never-before-published chapters, this is a publishing event equivalent to the presentation of a new and definitive text. Written in Erdrich's uniquely poetic, powerful style, Love Medicine springs to raging life: a multigenerational portrait of new truths and secrets whose time has come, of strong men and women caught in an unforgettable drama of anger, desire, and the healing power that is Love Medicine. Discover the writer whom Philp Roth called "the most interesting new American novelist to have appeared in years" all over again.


Other Award Winning Books by Louise Erdrich
LaRose by Louise Erdrich
480 reviews (2016) (384p) (PW Fiction) (Amazon Top100) (NYT100) () (Amz BoYSF) (NBCCA) (PW ANMCT) () () (WashPost)
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The Round House by Louise Erdrich
2738 reviews (2012) (336p) (Amazon Top10Lit) (Amazon Top100) (PW Top10) (NYT100) (NBA) (Amazon) (ALA)
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The Plague of Doves by Louise Erdrich
64 reviews (2008) (320p) (PP) (ALA)
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The Last Report on the Miracles at Little No Horse by Louise Erdrich
57 reviews (2001) (384p) (NBA)
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The Beet Queen by Louise Erdrich
26 reviews (1986) (352p) (NBCCA)
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Louise Erdrich Award Stats
Major Prize* Nominations 8  
Unique Books Nominated for a Major Prize* 6  
Pulitzer Prize Wins 0  
Pulitzer Prize Nominations 1 The Plague of Doves ·  
National Book Critics Circle Award Wins 2 Love Medicine · LaRose ·  
National Book Critics Circle Award Nominations 3 Love Medicine · The Beet Queen · LaRose ·  
National Book Award Wins 1 The Round House ·  
National Book Award Nominations 2 The Last Report on the Miracles at Little No Horse · The Round House ·  
Man Booker Prize Wins 0  
Man Booker Prize Nominations 0  
PEN/Faulkner Award Wins 0  
PEN/Faulkner Award Nominations 0  

*Major Prize = Pulitzer Prize, National Book Critics Circle Award, National Book Award, Man Booker Prize, and PEN/Faulkner Award

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