Original Fire by Louise Erdrich
Selected and New Poems

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In this important new collection, her first in fourteen years, 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.


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Louise Erdrich is a member of the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa and is the author of many bestselling and critically acclaimed novels. She lives in Minnesota with her family, where she runs an independent bookstore, The Birchbark House. You can visit her online at www.readlouiseerdrich.com and www.birchbarkbooks.com.
Published March 17, 2009 by HarperCollins e-books. 176 pages
Genres: Literature & Fiction. Non-fiction

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Review: 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.

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