- Unknown Binding
- Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Co.; First Edition. edition (1993)
- ASIN: B001JYO6LU
- Average Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars See all reviews (28 customer reviews)
I highly recommend this book to all adult readers!
Throughout this Theatre of the Imagination Mr.King proves that he is an Engaging Literary Voice to be Respected and Treasured for Generations to come.
I liked the characters and their development, and the many sub-plots are woven together remarkably well.
YOU GET TO ENJOY THE PROCESS OF BEING GENTLY AWAKENED. AND ENLIGHTENED. AND EDUCATED. AND ENTERTAINED. COMPLEX MATTERS. ENJOYABLE READING.Published 2 months ago by Violet VisionsPhyllis von Miller
Read this book in High School, and recently purchased it again (almost 15 years later). Still a great read! Read morePublished 3 months ago by Graham
I love the way it's written in fold and traditional oral story telling. One of the books I will remember.Published 12 months ago by Iiiiiinny
Green Grass, Running Water would definitely confuse a lot of people, it absolutely would piss a lot of people off (or perhaps enrage would be a better word) but in my view it is... Read morePublished on June 3, 2011 by D. Hoard
The format of this novel and the cyclical oral tradition/literary mashup that King presents us with is fantastic, interesting, and satirical of canon, as well as Western & Native... Read morePublished on January 24, 2010 by Jez Layman
I read Green Grass Running Water almost 15 years ago and, though I'm an avid reader, it remains one of my favorite books. Read morePublished on June 11, 2008 by Kristin Powers
This book is intelligent, satirical, and very thoughtfully written. It weaves the stories of multiple characters from a Blackfoot Indian reserve, but if you look deeper it offers... Read morePublished on April 29, 2008 by C. Nickles
Thomas King captures Native Humor as an excellent tool for teaching, for sharing wisdom and as a means to cope when others cannot grasp the meaning of what Natives have to say. Read morePublished on March 25, 2007 by Tim D. Seidl
Thomas King with " Green Grass Running Water " takes us on a Journey of Spirit and Adventure. Witty , Engaging and Entertaining , this is a must read for those who enjoy Quirky... Read morePublished on May 6, 2005 by Ancient One