The Broken Cord by Michael Dorris

Dorris, author of A Yellow raft in blue water, professor at Dartmouth College, and member of the Modoc Indian tribe, tells the moving story of his adopted Sioux son Adam, who suffers from Fetal Alcohol Syndrome, and offers an informed general account of FAS itself.

The 858th greatest nonfiction book of all time

This book is on the following lists:

  1. - National Book Critics Circle Award - Nonfiction (National Book Critics Circle)

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Name Binding Sales Rank Lowest New Lowest Used Published
The Broken Cord: a Family's Ongoing Struggle With Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Hardcover 7290641 $30.17 1990
The Broken Cord (G K Hall Large Print Book Series) Hardcover 5479172 $66.42 $1.00
The Broken Cord Paperback 85836 $4.75 $0.01 1900
The Broken Cord Paperback 2514354 $5.85 $1.39 1990
The Broken Cord. Hardcover 11535000 $1.70