Mark St. Pierre has lived and taught in Indian Country (Pine Ridge Indian Reservation) for 30 years. St. Pierre is a writer who understands the world of white culture and the world of the Lakota Sioux. In Of Uncommon Birth he brilliantly uses the contextual background of the Vietnam War to bring the reader into the world of the Lakota Sioux, and the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, juxtaposed against a dominant white civilization that exploits both white and Indian youth from backgrounds of modest means. A must read for anyone concerned with the plight of the Lakota. For an autographed copy of this book please send $ 27.00 plus $4.00 shipping to the address on this web site. For a personalized autograph please send details call or e-mail the contact information on this web site.

A symbol of courage for all people ,Indian and non-Indain alike, Madonna Swan-Abdalla was named North American Indian Woman of the year 1983. Louise Erdrich says of this book: "Madonna Swan's Story is one of classical struggle and ordinary acts of sadness and strength...an important document not only for those interested in contemporary Lakota life, but for anyone who knows what it is to struggle couraqgeously against great odds." Beatrice Medicine says,"Through her accounting, Madonna's self-actualization and determination shine brightly." For an autographed copy of this book send $17.00 plus $4.00 shipping to the address on this web site. For a personalized autograph please send details.

Walking In The Sacred Manner is an exploration of the myths and culture of the Plains Indians, for whom the everyday and spiritual are intertwined and women play a strong and important role in the spritual and religious life of the community. Lakota women love this book for the strength and insights it gives. This is the most indepth and one of a kind book ever written on this subject. A must read for all who have an interest in women's issues. For an autographed copy send $16.00 plus $4.00 shipping to the address on this web site. For a personalized autograph send details.