Books by Frances Washburn

THE SACRED WHITE TURKEY by Frances Washburn
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 1, 2010

"A small gem."
The unexplained advent of a white turkey marks a turning point in the lives of a Lakota medicine woman and her granddaughter, in the latest from Washburn (American Indian Studies and English/Univ. of Arizona; Elsie's Business, 2006). Read full book review >
ELSIE’S BUSINESS by Frances Washburn
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 16, 2006

"The blend of murder mystery and Native American legend can be intriguing, but Elsie, who never speaks for herself, remains an enigma, making it hard to see her as anything other than a victim."
A stranger visits a small town to uncover the truth about the short, tragic life of a Native American woman in 1960s South Dakota. Read full book review >