Books by Joyce Weatherford

HEART OF THE BEAST by Joyce Weatherford
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 1, 2001

"A splendid, relentlessly suspenseful fictional examination of centuries of cruelty, frustration, and disasters, both natural and man-made, played out against a pitiless, magnificently dangerous northwestern landscape."
Astonishingly accomplished debut pits a fiercely independent, emotionally scarred descendant of rapacious Oregon ranchers against members of the Nez Perce Indian tribe—in a courtroom battle for the ownership of land that is sacred to both. Read full book review >