Original Fire: Selected and New Poems (Perennial)

Louise Erdrich (Author)
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Description

A passionate book of poetry from New York Times bestselling author Louise Erdrich.

In this important collection, award-winning author Louise Erdrich has selected poems from her two previous books of poetry, Jacklight and Baptism of Desire, and has added nineteen new poems to compose Original Fire.

"These molten poems radiate with the ferocity of desire, and in them Erdrich does not spin verse so much as tell tales--of betrayal and revenge, of hunting and being hunted."--Minneapolis Star Tribune

Product Details

Price
$16.99  $15.63
Publisher
Harper Perennial
Publish Date
August 21, 2018
Pages
176
Dimensions
6.0 X 0.5 X 8.9 inches | 0.5 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780060935344
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About the Author

Louise Erdrich est nee en 1954 dans le Dakota. D'origine germano-americaine et amerindienne, elle est l'une des grandes voix de la nouvelle litterature indienne d'outre-Atlantique. Auteur de L'Epouse antilope, de La Chorale des maitres bouchers ou encore de Ce qui a devore nos coeurs, elle est souvent comparee a William Faulkner et a Toni Morrison. Louise Erdrich vit aujourd'hui dans le Minnesota.

Reviews

"Erdrich is profoundly sensual, frankly bawdy and slyly comedic."--Booklist
"Artistically impressive and highly entertaining."--Miami Herald
"Essential reading for fans of Erdrich's fiction, this volume can be expected to draw poetry readers into the fold."--Library Journal (starred review)
"The poems are hypnotic and retain an emphatic passionate fire."--Los Angeles Times Book Review