Shadow Tag

by Louise Erdrich

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Paperback, 253 pages, Harpercollins, $14.99, published February 1 2011 | purchase

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After she discovers that her husband has been reading her diary, Irene America turns it into a manipulative farce, while secretly keeping a second diary that includes her true thoughts, through which the reader learns of Irene's shaky marriage, its affect on her children and her struggles with alcohol. By a National Book Critics Circle Award-winning and Pulitzer Prize-finalist author. Reprint. A best-selling novel. 100,000 first printing.

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Louise Erdrich is the author of 13 novels and the owner of Birchbark Books, an independent bookstore in Minnesota. Paul Emmel Photography hide caption

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