La Rose by Louise Erdrich
Louise Erdrich is a master storyteller who captures the Native American experience with brilliance and compassion. La Rose is the story of two families who struggle with grief over the loss of one son and the giving of another. La Rose himself is the reincarnation of generations of La Roses who are born with mystical properties and a spirit healer's disposition. This lyrical novel is one of Erdrich's masterpieces and will leave you breathless.