The Painted Drum (2005) by Louise Erdrich
A Native American antiquities dealer comes across a magical drum from the Ojibwe reservation.
“Erdrich draws us into her exquisitely detailed world effortlessly . . . Hard to believe, but Erdrich just keeps getting better.” — Kirkus Reviews, starred
“Erdrich’s compassion is coupled with her skill and her wonderful imagination. Once again, she has written another masterpiece.” — blogger/author Ann Victor