LWVEdina Book Club

March 26

The Night Watchman by Louise Erdrich

The winner of the 2021 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, this novel is based on the life of Erdrich's grandfather who was a night watchman and fought against native dispossession from the reservations of North Dakota to Washington DC.

 

April 23

Yellow Bird: Oil, Murder, and a Woman's Search for Justice in Indian Country by Sierra Crane Murdoch

Part true crime and part social criticism, Yellow Bird chronicles a murder on the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation in North Dakota, tracing the steps of an Arikara woman, Lissa Yellow Bird, as she searches for a young white oil worker who went missing from the reservation. The book was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize and named one of the best books of 2020 by the New York Times and NPR.

Notes:
  • The LWV Edina Book Club usually meets on the 4th Saturday of the month (exceptions are conflicts with major holidays and observances)
  • Location: on Zoom until further notice
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