For Sarah Friedman - smart, sophisticated, urban woman - the chance to journey to the Southwest to buy American Indian art for her family's successful New York store comes at a time of personal transition. Determined to put aside romantic disappointments, she seeks new perspectives in the serenity of the vast desert
landscape. Then her car breaks down on a remote part of the Navajo reservation and fastpaced Sarah finds herself stranded in a slow brown world.
After years of turmoil, Ben Lonefeather has finally gained control of his life. Aloof and tightly wound, he devotes his time to work and caring for the coyotes he rescued as pups. When Sarah Friedman shows up stranded he wants to get rid of her as quickly as
possible, and only grudgingly offers help.
The intersection of two lives that would not ordinarily have crossed for more than
a moment deepens into a connection that leaves both of them passionately
alive and profoundly changed. Within a layered collision of social spheres,
Coyote Dream explores the tension between society’s surface and nature’s
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