Title: Laughing Boy
Author: La Farge, Oliver
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company, Cambridge
Publication Date: 1929
Edition: First Edition
Book Condition: G
Comments: Stain on front cover. No d-j. Pencil writing on FFEP and inside of back cover.
Synopsis: Capturing the essence of the Southwest in 1915, Oliver La Farge’s Pulitzer Prize-winning first novel is an enduring American classic. At a ceremonial dance, the young, earnest silversmith Laughing Boy falls in love with Slim Girl, a beautiful but elusive “American”-educated Navajo. As they experience all of the joys and uncertainties of first love, the couple must face a changing way of life and its tragic consequences.