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Congratulations, Louise! Winner of the 2012 National Book Award in Fiction for The Round House

Birchbark Books - Friday, November 16, 2012

We at Birchbark Books could not be more excited for and proud of beloved bookstore owner, Louise Erdrich. Louise received the award with her usual grace and style, speaking initially in Ojibwe as "a shout out for all the native people watching" and saying she wanted to receive the honor in "recognition of the grace and endurance of native women.”

You can view Louise's acceptance speech here.


 

Click here to purchase your own signed copy of The Round House.

Click here to view a list of recent media appearances by Louise and reviews of The Round House.

Check out (and like!) the new official Louise Erdrich Facebook Page, where you will find exclusive content from Louise's personal collection of photos, notebooks, and more!

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