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Blasphemy

Author: Sherman Alexie
Publisher: Brunswick, Vic. : Scribe Publications, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A bold and irreverent observer of life among Native Americans in the Pacific Northwest, the daring, versatile, funny, and outrageous Alexie showcases all his talents in his newest collection, Blasphemy, where he unites fifteen beloved classics with fifteen new stories in one sweeping anthology. Classics include 'What you pawn I will redeem' and the 'Toughest Indian in the world' while the other half are brand-new  Read more...
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sherman Alexie
ISBN: 9781922070074 1922070076
OCLC Number: 858538044
Description: 465 p. ; 21 cm.
Contents: Cry cry cry --
Green world --
Scars --
The toughest Indian in the world --
War dances --
This is what it means to say Phoenix, Arizona --
Midnight basketball --
Idolatry --
Protest --
What ever happened to Frank Snake Church? --
The Long Ranger and Tonto fistfight in heaven --
The approximate size of my favourite tumor --
Indian country --
Because my father always said he was the only Indian who saw Jimi Hendrix play "The Star-Spangled Banner" at Woodstock --
Scenes from a life --
Breakfast --
Night people --
Breaking and entering --
Do you know where I am? --
Indian education --
Gentrification --
Fame --
Faith --
Salt --
Assimilation --
Old growth --
Emigration --
The search engine --
The vow --
Basic training --
What you pawn I will redeem.
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A bold and irreverent observer of life among Native Americans in the Pacific Northwest, the daring, versatile, funny, and outrageous Alexie showcases all his talents in his newest collection, Blasphemy, where he unites fifteen beloved classics with fifteen new stories in one sweeping anthology. Classics include 'What you pawn I will redeem' and the 'Toughest Indian in the world' while the other half are brand-new stories, fresh and quintessentially Alexie, about donkey basketball leagues, lethal wind turbines, the reservation, marriage and all species of contemporary American warriors.

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