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The absolutely true diary of a part-time Indian

Author: Sherman Alexie
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2007.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The story of Junior, a budding cartoonist growing up on the Spokane Indian Reservation. Determined to take his future into his own hands, Junior leaves his troubled school on the rez to attend an all-white farm town high school where the only other Indian is the school mascot. Heartbreaking, funny, and beautifully written, The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, which is based on the author's own  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: (DLC) 2007022799
(OCoLC)154698238
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sherman Alexie
ISBN: 9780316015387 0316015385 9780316015400 0316015407
OCLC Number: 176905437
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. New York : Little Brown Books Young Readers, 2007. Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 4326 KB) or Mobipocket Reader (file size: 720 KB).
Description: 229 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: by Sherman Alexie ; art by Ellen Forney.

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The story of Junior, a budding cartoonist growing up on the Spokane Indian Reservation. Determined to take his future into his own hands, Junior leaves his troubled school on the rez to attend an all-white farm town high school where the only other Indian is the school mascot. Heartbreaking, funny, and beautifully written, The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, which is based on the author's own experiences, coupled with poignant drawings that reflect the character's art, chronicles the contemporary adolescence of one Native American boy as he attempts to break away from the life he was destined to live.

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