By Joy Harjo
W. W. Norton & Company, Hardcover, 9780393073461, 169pp.
Publication Date: July 9, 2012
In Crazy Brave, Joy Harjo recounts how her early years â�� an abusive stepfather, the hardships of teen motherhood â�� suppressed her artistic gifts and nearly broke her. "It was the spirit of poetry," she writes, "who reached out and found me as I stood there at the doorway between panic and love." More at NPR.org
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