Fiction

Pieces of White Shell

By Terry Tempest Williams
Illustrations by Clifford Brycelea

"To know the oral tradition of Native American people is to feel the sensitivity and sensuality of language in its clearest motion and light, and this Williams has achieved in her appreciation of that tradition."--Simon Ortiz

Filaree

A Novel of an American Woman
By Marguerite Noble

This moving novel of pioneer life in Arizona has become a classic. Based on the life of the author's mother, it overturns every stereotype of western womanhood.

Cuentos Chicanos

A Short Story Anthology
Revised Edition
Edited by Rudolfo AnayaAntonio C. Márquez

The Remembered Earth

An Anthology of Contemporary Native American Literature
Edited by Geary Hobson

This broad survey of Native American writing today is incisive, reflective, moving, and provocative in its variety.

The Surrounded

By D'Arcy McNickle

As The Surrounded opens, Archilde León has just returned from the big city to his father's ranch on the Flathead Indian Reservation in Montana. The story that unfolds captures the intense and varied conflict that already characterized reservation life in 1936, when this remarkable novel was first published.

Hold Autumn in Your Hand

By George Sessions Perry

Depression-era east Texas is the setting for this memorable story of a contract farmer determined to provide food for his family and hope for the future.

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