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Love Medicine by Louise Erdrich
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Aug 02, 2011

really liked it
Read from August 02 to 15, 2011

A great work of fiction leaves me wanting more. Fortunately "Love Medicine" is the first in a series of novels about the tangled lives of several Objibwe families who live on a reservation in Minnesota in the 20th century. Erdrich brings her characters to life with authenticity and grit and develops the chapters so well that each could stand alone as a short story.

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08/13/2011 page 280
76.0% "Beautiful writing. Good stories about the characters and their lives on a reservation, but at times am having trouble keeping the families and characters staight. I have to look back a lot because the stories are told over time. Looking forward to finishing this, but has been a good read."

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