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A Reader's Guide to the Novels of Louise Erdrich

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This revised and expanded edition of Beidler and Barton’s indispensable A Reader’s Guide to the Novels of Louise Erdrich builds on the sellout success of the first edition. Every serious reader of Erdrich’s fiction will want access to this comprehensive new edition, which includes valuable new material.
• Completely updated with information on four new novels published sinc
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Paperback, 456 pages
Published August 1st 2006 by University of Missouri (first published May 1st 1999)
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Stephen
Dec 10, 2016 rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: Erdrich readers beginning or experienced
Great help in sorting out people and places in the saga. See my review of Tracks
A vademecum for Erdrich readers. Realized hours after posting this review that I'd not mentioned the revised Guide does not cover books published after 2006, including my three favorites of the author's viz. LaRose; The Round House and The Plague of Doves. l of these I read in 2016. LaRose was the second of her books for me, several years after The Master Butchers Singing Club. I recommend LaRose to anyone as the fir
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Celeste
Aug 09, 2007 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: fiction
There have been times when I am completely lost in the family tree of Louise Erdrich's books. This book, though older, helps enormously. It tracks which character appears where in which books and how they are related to everyone else. I wish I had one of these for real life.
Annie
Feb 23, 2008 rated it it was amazing
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this is a must!! Erdrich has so many great characters, but while reading her books for school, many of us got so confused, and this helped out a lot!
Rebecca
Dec 04, 2016 rated it really liked it
So helpful in sorting out the connections between characters in Louise's wonderful novels.
Robin
Very thorough guide.
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