A mixed-blood American Indian woman, divorcTe Edith Lewis travels to Oklahoma to teach children the art and custom of mask-making and discovers new meaning in her life. (General Fiction)
Edith Lewis is the practitioner of an obscure Native American art: mask-making. When her husband leaves her, she turns to her work, and sees every aspect of her life as the basis for a mask. In the process, she resolves her problems--and the reader learns a great deal about mask-making.
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres, Fiction + Literature Themes
Subgenre: Love + Relationships + Sex, General, Literary Genres + Types of Novels, Types of Characters, Peoples + Cultures, Psychology, Hobbies + Activities