By Louise Erdrich

ISBN-10: 0062375288

ISBN-13: 9780062375285

This up-to-date version of nationwide publication Award-winning and New York Times bestselling writer Louise Erdrich’s 1998 novel now beneficial properties interesting new content material, a brand new name, new disguise artwork, and a brand new foreword by way of the author—a riveting tale that explores tensions among local American and white cultures.

“Audacious and extraordinary… considered one of America’s such a lot exact fictional voices.”—Boston Globe

When Klaus Shawano abducts Sweetheart Calico, the seductive Indian girl who has stolen his middle, and takes her faraway from her local Montana plains to his personal Minneapolis domestic, he can't start to think the eventual ramifications his brazen act will entail. Shawano’s mysterious Antelope girl has totally mesmerized him—and quickly proves to be a bewitching agent of chaos whose influence on others is anxious and impossible to resist, as she modifies the form of items round her and the form of items to come.

The Roy and Shawano households were inextricably intertwined for generations and, unbeknownst to them, the mysterious Antelope girl is part of their fierce and haunting historical past. Antelope Woman ingeniously illuminates how that historical past impacts the modern descendants of those households who're the goods of 2 cultures, Ojibwe and white, which sit down in uneasy dating to each other.

In this outstanding up-to-date version of her acclaimed novel, Louise Erdrich weaves an unforgettable tapestry of ancestry, destiny, harrowing tragedy, and redemption that turns out instantaneously glossy and eternal.

 

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