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A Yellow Raft in Blue Water

by Michael Dorris

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Published by Warner Books .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages372
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7536441M
ISBN 100446387878
ISBN 109780446387873

Yellow Raft in Blue Water book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Michael Dorris has crafted a fierce saga of three generati /5. A Yellow Raft in Blue Water by Michael Dorris is a story of heartbreak, hope, and the importance of family. Though tragic things happen to the women in this story, they are stronger than those who.

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Michael Dorris has crafted a fierce saga of three gene /5. Book Summary A Yellow Raft in Blue Water is the story of three women's lives, three strands of narration that, braided together, form the narrative history of Ida's, her daughter Christine's, and Christine's daughter Rayona's virtuosobs.comd into three separate yet interconnected sections, each narrated by one of the female protagonists, Dorris' novel explores the perceptions and misperceptions.

From a general summary to chapter summaries to explanations of famous quotes, the SparkNotes A Yellow Raft in Blue Water Study Guide has everything you need to ace quizzes, tests, and essays. A Yellow Raft in Blue Water is the debut novel of author Michael Dorris, published in It tells the story of three generations of Native American women: Rayona, who is half African-American, her mother Christine, and Christine's mother Aunt Ida.

The story is told in Author: Michael Dorris. Nov 13,  · A YELLOW RAFT IN BLUE WATER by Michael Dorris is an insight into the lives of three women of American Indian heritage. Life is hard on the reservation with not much of an opportunity to escape poverty.

The novel reveals the nature of a rigid culture and a closed society which never changes/5(). A short summary of Michael Dorris's A Yellow Raft in Blue Water. This free synopsis covers all the crucial plot points of A Yellow Raft in Blue Water. Having read the book, what does the phrase "a yellow raft in blue water" suggest to you: literally, figuratively, and even symbolically or metaphorically.

As a class, explore both the function and influence of memory in A Yellow Raft in Blue Water—especially memory as a key to the mysterious, lost, or forgotten aspects of the past.4/5. Praise for A Yellow Raft in Blue Water “Earns admiration from first page to last Suspenseful, constantly gripping, original in its characters and settings, and finally, profoundly moving.” —The Washington Post Book World “Vivid, intense straight from the heart.”.

"A Yellow Raft in Blue Water" is one story, a single epoch, but told three times, each telling by one of the three women who shared it: the grandmother, Ida, the mother, Christine, and the daughter, Rayona. But, this book is not just about a single story seen through three different pairs of virtuosobs.com by: Summary and Analysis Christine: Chapter 10 Summary.

Christine confronts Dayton about whether or not he's going to enlist in the military. Dayton says that he's not, that he'll move to Canada if he has to in order to avoid the military draft.

Yellow Raft in Blue Water (SparkNotes Literature Guide) by Michael Dorris Making the reading experience fun. Created by Harvard students for students everywhere, SparkNotes is a new breed of study guide: smarter, better, faster/5.

A Yellow Raft in Blue Water is a mov-ing, deftly constructed, true-to-life saga of three generations of American Indian women, each beset by hardship, frustration, anger, and other inner—and outer— conflicts. However, the magic and brilliance of this book is that these women are. A Yellow Raft in Blue Water explores relationships among four generations of a Native American family.

The novel is organized into three sections, each narrated by a woman of the family: the first. Free download or read online A Yellow Raft in Blue Water pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published in January 1stand was written by Michael Dorris. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format/5.

A Yellow Raft in Blue Water is Michael Dorris’ first novel. Two features make it a significant debut. First, Dorris, who is of Modoc descent, tells a realistic story of life as it is lived by. In A Yellow Raft in Blue Water, Michael Dorris uses subjects and elements of maturation, discrimination, and intergenerational family conflicts as gestures that speak to young adult readers, via three-person narrations that bind and blend the opposing cultures to the.

A Yellow Raft in Blue Water Summary. Published inA Yellow Raft in Blue Water was Michael Dorris's first virtuosobs.com the author went on to write six other works of fiction (including three young adult novels and a book of short stories) his first novel is generally considered his finest.

Essay ideas, study questions and discussion topics based on important themes running throughout A Yellow Raft in Blue Water by Michael Dorris. Great supplemental information for school essays and homework projects. Michael Anthony Dorris (January 30, – April 10, ) was an American novelist and scholar who was the first Chair of the Native American Studies program at Dartmouth College.

His works include the novel A Yellow Raft in Blue Water () and the memoir The Broken Cord (). He married author Louise Erdrich, and the two had a family of six virtuosobs.com: Louise Erdrich (m.

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Filmmakers: See writer.Yellow Raft is a bull's-eye of a novelJosephine Humphreys. This is a splendid and enormously moving first novel. Michael Dorris writes with compassion and wit and intelligence, and the remarkable ability to expose the possibility of joy at the heart of human existence.

A Yellow Raft in Blue Water is a wonderful book --Robb Forman Dew/5(2).