Winter in the blood

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Penguin Books, 1986 - Fiction - 176 pages
112 Reviews
The author of Fool's Crow and Indian Lawyer presents an extraordinary, evocative novel about a young Native American coming to terms with his heritage--and his dreams. "A nearly flawless novel about human life".--Reynolds Price, New York Times Book Review.

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the writing was poetic bit the characters were bland. - Goodreads
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User Review  - Διόνυσος Ψευδάνωρ - Goodreads

I was really well on my way to thoroughly enjoying this book. On account of what? James Welch is a beautiful writer, and I am very easily seduced by beautiful writing. His patient, slow paced prose ... Read full review

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User Review  - Lauren Mcclusick - Goodreads

the writing was poetic bit the characters were bland. I found them to be one-dimensional. the main character is stumbling through life trying to fill a hole in his Heart with alcohol and women. the ... Read full review


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About the author (1986)

At the time of his death in 2003, James Welch was considered one of the most important authors of the American West. His books include "Fool's Crow" and "Winter in the Blood".

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