Softcover binding has light shelfwear to edges of covers. Pages tight and clean with some yellowing due to age. Spine has small creases. 333 pages. MMP Binding. Year: 1995. ISBN: 0425149625. Set on a North Dakota reservation, the author weaves the stories of the old and the young, of broken families, romantic rivals, men and women in love and at war. Revealing the harsh price of unfulfilled longings and the healing power of mystery and hope, it takes readers on a journey through past and present, in a tale as resonant and haunting as an ancestor's memory, and as promising as a child's dream.