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Winner of the Scott O'Dell Award for Historical Fiction, The Game of Silence is the second novel in the critically acclaimed Birchbark House series by New York Times bestselling author Louise Erdrich.…
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Failed climate change policy, an intergalactic conspiracy, and the magical, unlikely heroine who could unearth it all.

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