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Laughing boy: A Navajo Love Story

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Capturing the essence of the Southwest in 1915, Oliver La Farge's Pulitzer Prize-winning first novel is an enduring American classic. At a ceremonial dance, the young, earnest silversmith Laughing Boy falls in love with Slim Girl, a beautiful but elusive "American"-educated Navajo. As they experience all of the joys and uncertainties of first love, the couple must face a changing way of life and its tragic consequences.
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9780899663678
9780547527345
9780451524676
Reading Level:
UG
Level 5.7, 10 Points
Lexile measure:
810L
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Grouping Title laughing boy
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Last Grouping Update 2018-11-16 23:10:10PM
Last Indexed 2018-11-17 00:14:44AM

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Capturing the essence of the Southwest in 1915, Oliver La Farge's Pulitzer Prize-winning first novel is an enduring American classic. At a ceremonial dance, the young, earnest silversmith Laughing Boy falls in love with Slim Girl, a beautiful but elusive "American"-educated Navajo. As they experience all of the joys and uncertainties of first love, the couple must face a changing way of life and its tragic consequences.

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subject_facet Navajo Indians -- Fiction, Pulitzer Prize -- 1930
title_display Laughing boy
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