The Blue Jay's Dance: A Birth Year
“[Louise ] Erdrich holds up an articulate strength. Moving, memorable… [The Blue Jay’s Dance is] a book that breaks ground.”—Boston Sunday Globe
Fifteen years after its initial publication, New York Times bestselling author Louise Erdrich’s beloved memoir The Blue Jay’s Dance is available for a whole new generation of families to discover. The first major work of nonfiction by the author of such classics as Love Medicine and The Plague of Doves, The Blue Jay’s Dance is, in the words of the New York Times Book Review, an “observant, tender, and honest” meditation on the experience of motherhood.
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THE BLUE JAY'S DANCE: A Birth YearUser Review - Jane Doe - Kirkus
Astute, poetic reflections on the powerful mother-daughter relationship from conception through the baby's first year. Developmental researchers have found that when a mother and her infant gaze into ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - keely_chace - LibraryThing
This is an account of the pregnancy and year following the birth of Erdrich's third daughter. It doesn't measure up to expectations set by the one Erdrich novel I've read, but if you happen to be a ... Read full review