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10 thoughts on “Crazy Horses Girlfriend

  1. says:

    I won this book via goodreads in exchange for an honest review 16 Native American Drug Dealer Pregnant SoldLooking through the First Reads Giveaways is where I came across Crazy Horse's Girlfriend and after reading

  2. says:

    An intense compelling book about harsh harsh realities that doesn't shy away from that but also not from hope and heart Margaritte is a 16 year

  3. says:

    I read this in one evening well a long evening; I stayed up into early the next morning because I couldn't put this book down and must say that I really got into this story Much of the book is indeed gritty and heart tearing

  4. says:

    Erika T Wurth's debut novel from Curbside Splendor Crazy Horse's Girlfriend also deals with teen pregnancy but the circumstances couldn't be differentWurth's protagonist Magaritte is a 16 year old Native American whose family has escaped the poverty and despair of the reservation but is just barely getting by in Idaho S

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    This is a tough read It's a gritty look at life in an impoverished small town in Colorado with 16 year old Margaritte figuring out who she is who it is she wants to be and how to make a life better than the one her parents made for her The writing and the pacing are imperfect here though those are secondary to the bigger story It's rare to see a Native main character in a YA novel and even rarer to see one who is dealing with a lo

  6. says:

    It was good but there were uite a few typos missing words wrong words used and one instance where the sentence lacked meaning It was something like in the summer a warm windy day in January and that seems like something that should've been caught by an editor Wurth's storytelling was excellent and the novel was a good read but the editorial errors were distracting

  7. says:

    Just remembered I read this could have used a better editor but the main girl’s voice was super clear It’s one of the first YA books I can recall reading that dealt with drug use and abortion and both were presented in a v nonjudgmental way

  8. says:

    Sixteen year old Margaritte is constantly planning an escape route from her miserable circumstances A mix of Apache Chick

  9. says:

    Good Lord I'm loving the voice in this one

  10. says:

    Margaritte struggles with many aspects of her life throughout this book She is half Native American from her moth

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Characters ↠ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ↠ Erika T. Wurth

And drug abuse She hates the burnout futureless kids surrounding her and dreams that she and her unreliable new boyfriend can move far bey. It was good but there were uite a few typos missing words wrong words used and one instance where the sentence lacked meaning It was something like in the summer a warm windy day in January and that seems like something that should ve been caught by an editor Wurth s storytelling was excellent and the novel was a good read but the editorial errors were distracting

Characters Crazy Horses Girlfriend

Crazy Horses Girlfriend

Margaritte is a sharp tongued drug dealing sixteen year old Native American floundering in a Colorado town crippled by poverty unemployment. An intense compelling book about harsh harsh realities that doesn t shy away from that but also not from hope and heart Margaritte is a 16 year old mixed race Apache Chickasaw and Cherokee young woman living in Idaho Springs Colorado She s a drug dealer working with her cousin both her parents are physically abusive her white dad s an alcoholic and her apparently nice new boyfriend turns out to be a lying cokehead Halfway through the book she gets pregnant This sounds like a straightforward hard story of misery but it s never that simple Wurth continually resists the narrative of Margaritte being a victim and imbues her with smarts and self determination No one here is a stereotype everyone defies expectation

Characters ↠ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ↠ Erika T. Wurth

Ond the bright lights of Denver that float on the horizon before the daily suffocation of Crazy Horses PDFEPUBteen pregnancy eats her alive. Sixteen year old Margaritte is constantly planning an escape route from her miserable circumstances A mix of Apache Chickasaw Cherokee and white she finds her Idaho Springs Colorado home nothing less than depressing Beyond ennui at home Margaritte has to deal with the daily stress of her volatile alcoholic father and a mother who can be eually explosive while helping care for her innocent six year old twin sisters She s tired of living on the cusp of poverty as well as being surrounded by teens who have no future aspirations High on their chart of escapism is drugs and alcohol while many girls succumb to teenage pregnancy a statistic that Margaritte has no intention of becoming Ironically Margaritte who dri