skip to content
The absolutely true diary of a part-time Indian Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

The absolutely true diary of a part-time Indian

Author: Sherman Alexie; Ellen Forney
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Summary:
Budding cartoonist Junior leaves his troubled school on the Spokane Indian Reservation to attend an all-white farm town school where the only other Indian is the school mascot.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Diary fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Young adult works
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Alexie, Sherman, 1966-
Absolutely true diary of a part-time Indian.
New York : Little, Brown, ©2007
(DLC) 2007022799
(OCoLC)154698238
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sherman Alexie; Ellen Forney
ISBN: 9780316280372 0316280372 9780316015387 0316015385 9780316015400 0316015407
OCLC Number: 965759441
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection.
Odyssey Award, 2009.
Notable Book for a Global Society award winner, 2008
Description: 1 online resource (229 pages) : illustrations
Contents: The black eye of the month club --
Why chicken means so much to me --
Revenge is my middle name --
Because geometry is not a country somewhere near France --
Hope against hope --
Go means go --
Rowdy sings the blues --
How to fight monsters --
Grandmother gives me some advice --
Tears of a clown --
Halloween --
Slouching toward Thanksgiving --
My sister sends me an E-mail --
Thanksgiving --
Hunger pains --
Rowdy gives me advice about love --
Dance, dance, dance --
Don't trust your computer --
My sister sends me a letter --
Reindeer games --
And a partridge in a pear tree --
Red versus white --
Wake --
Valentine heart --
In like a lion --
Rowdy and I have a long and serious discussion about basketball --
Because Russian guys are not always geniuses --
My final freshman year report card --
Remembering --
Talking about turtles --
Discussion guide --
Interview with Ellen Forney.
Responsibility: by Sherman Alexie ; art by Ellen Forney.

Abstract:

Budding cartoonist Junior leaves his troubled school on the Spokane Indian Reservation to attend an all-white farm town school where the only other Indian is the school mascot.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/965759441> # The absolutely true diary of a part-time Indian
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork, schema:MediaObject ;
    library:oclcnum "965759441" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    rdfs:comment "Warning: This malformed URI has been treated as a string - 'http://www.contentreserve.com/TitleInfo.asp?ID={ABAB6621-5A94-4016-BE6C-B232B2F5FD8E}&Format=50'" ;
    rdfs:comment "Warning: This malformed URI has been treated as a string - 'http://www.contentreserve.com/TitleInfo.asp?ID={ABAB6621-5A94-4016-BE6C-B232B2F5FD8E}&Format=900'" ;
    rdfs:comment "Unknown 'gen' value: shs" ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/104650575#Place/washington_state> ; # Washington (State)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/104650575#Topic/indians_of_north_america> ; # Indians of North America
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/104650575#Topic/indians_of_north_america_washington_state> ; # Indians of North America--Washington (State)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/104650575#Topic/indian_reservations_washington_state> ; # Indian reservations--Washington (State)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/104650575#Topic/race_relations> ; # Race relations
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/104650575#Topic/diaries> ; # Diaries
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/104650575#Topic/indian_reservations> ; # Indian reservations
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/813.6/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/104650575#Topic/spokane_indians> ; # Spokane Indians
    schema:awards "A Junior Library Guild selection." ;
    schema:awards "Odyssey Award, 2009." ;
    schema:awards "Notable Book for a Global Society award winner, 2008" ;
    schema:bookEdition "1st ed." ;
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "2007" ;
    schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/104650575#Person/alexie_sherman_1966> ; # Sherman Alexie
    schema:datePublished "2007" ;
    schema:description "Budding cartoonist Junior leaves his troubled school on the Spokane Indian Reservation to attend an all-white farm town school where the only other Indian is the school mascot."@en ;
    schema:description "The black eye of the month club -- Why chicken means so much to me -- Revenge is my middle name -- Because geometry is not a country somewhere near France -- Hope against hope -- Go means go -- Rowdy sings the blues -- How to fight monsters -- Grandmother gives me some advice -- Tears of a clown -- Halloween -- Slouching toward Thanksgiving -- My sister sends me an E-mail -- Thanksgiving -- Hunger pains -- Rowdy gives me advice about love -- Dance, dance, dance -- Don't trust your computer -- My sister sends me a letter -- Reindeer games -- And a partridge in a pear tree -- Red versus white -- Wake -- Valentine heart -- In like a lion -- Rowdy and I have a long and serious discussion about basketball -- Because Russian guys are not always geniuses -- My final freshman year report card -- Remembering -- Talking about turtles -- Discussion guide -- Interview with Ellen Forney."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/104650575> ;
    schema:genre "Juvenile works"@en ;
    schema:genre "Young adult fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Diary fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Young adult works"@en ;
    schema:illustrator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/104650575#Person/forney_ellen> ; # Ellen Forney
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/154698238> ;
    schema:name "The absolutely true diary of a part-time Indian"@en ;
    schema:productID "965759441" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/965759441#PublicationEvent/new_york_little_brown_2007> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/104650575#Agent/little_brown> ; # Little, Brown
    schema:url "http://www.contentreserve.com/TitleInfo.asp?ID={ABAB6621-5A94-4016-BE6C-B232B2F5FD8E}&Format=50" ;
    schema:url "http://www.contentreserve.com/TitleInfo.asp?ID={ABAB6621-5A94-4016-BE6C-B232B2F5FD8E}&Format=900" ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780316015387> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780316015400> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780316280372> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/965759441> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/104650575#Agent/little_brown> # Little, Brown
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Little, Brown" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/104650575#Person/alexie_sherman_1966> # Sherman Alexie
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1966" ;
    schema:familyName "Alexie" ;
    schema:givenName "Sherman" ;
    schema:name "Sherman Alexie" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/104650575#Person/forney_ellen> # Ellen Forney
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Forney" ;
    schema:givenName "Ellen" ;
    schema:name "Ellen Forney" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/104650575#Place/washington_state> # Washington (State)
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Washington (State)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/104650575#Topic/indian_reservations> # Indian reservations
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Indian reservations"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/104650575#Topic/indian_reservations_washington_state> # Indian reservations--Washington (State)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Indian reservations--Washington (State)"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/104650575#Topic/indians_of_north_america> # Indians of North America
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Indians of North America"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/104650575#Topic/indians_of_north_america_washington_state> # Indians of North America--Washington (State)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Indians of North America--Washington (State)"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780316015387>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0316015385" ;
    schema:isbn "9780316015387" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780316015400>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0316015407" ;
    schema:isbn "9780316015400" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780316280372>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0316280372" ;
    schema:isbn "9780316280372" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/154698238>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Absolutely true diary of a part-time Indian." ;
    schema:description "Print version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/965759441> ; # The absolutely true diary of a part-time Indian
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.