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The absolutely true diary of a part-time Indian

Author: Sherman Alexie; Ellen Forney
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2009 ©2007
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : 1st paperback editionView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Diary fiction
Fiction
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sherman Alexie; Ellen Forney
ISBN: 9780316013697 0316013692 9781439572740 1439572747 9780606072960 0606072969 9781428764507 142876450X
OCLC Number: 317359051
Notes: Includes author discussion guide and interview with illustrator Ellen Forney, pages [233-245].
Awards: National Book Award winner.
Target Audience: 600
Description: 229, [16] pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
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.
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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.

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