Author Silko's Book
Tayo returns to his village from WWII a traumatized man and seeks release through the traditional rituals of his people. Tayo is a young Pueblo Indian who returns to the reservation of his birth after serving in World War II. He left several years before with his best friend and cousin Rocky, who died before Tayo's eyes. He also bears the scars of killing many men, one of whom looked just like his uncle Josiah who died while Tayo was away at war. Having ...