The Indian Lawyer (Paperback)

A Novel

By James Welch

W. W. Norton & Company, 9780393329384, 352pp.

Publication Date: February 17, 2007

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“At once a romance, a gripping suspense thriller, and a psychological portrait. . . .The Indian Lawyer is a triumph.”—San Francisco Chronicle

Sylvester Yellow Calf is a former reservation basketball star, a promising young lawyer, and a possible congressional candidate. But when a parolee ensnares him in a blackmail scheme, he'll have to decide just who he is, and what he wants.

About the Author

At the time of his death in 2003, James Welch was considered one of the most important authors of the American West. His books include Fool’s Crow and Winter in the Blood.

Praise For The Indian Lawyer: A Novel

A brilliant and haunting book.