Ceremony (Prebound)

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By Leslie Marmon Silko, Larry McMurtry (Introduction by)
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On first read this book is extraordinary, layered with real magic, transformative. By the third read, it just might be one of the best books written.

— Ty

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Thirty years since its original publication, Ceremony remains one of the most profound and moving works of Native American literature, a novel that is itself a ceremony of healing. Tayo, a World War II veteran of mixed ancestry, returns to the Laguna Pueblo Reservation. He is deeply scarred by his experience as a prisoner of the Japanese and further wounded by the rejection he encounters from his people. Only by immersing himself in the Indian past can he begin to regain the peace that was taken from him. Masterfully written, filled with the somber majesty of Pueblo myth, Ceremony is a work of enduring power.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781606869802
ISBN-10: 1606869809
Publisher: Perfection Learning
Publication Date: January 1st, 2007
Pages: 243
Language: English