The Broken Cord by Michael Dorris
Dorris, author of A Yellow raft in blue water, professor at Dartmouth College, and member of the Modoc Indian tribe, tells the moving story of his adopted Sioux son Adam, who suffers from Fetal Alcohol Syndrome, and offers an informed general account of FAS itself.
The 866th greatest nonfiction book of all time
This book is on the following lists:
- - National Book Critics Circle Award - Nonfiction (National Book Critics Circle)