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Flight : a novel

Author: Sherman Alexie
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Recording for the Blind & Dyslexic, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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[This story is a] portrait of an orphaned Indian boy who travels back and forth through time in a charged search for his true identity. [It] follows this troubled foster teenager - a boy who is not a "legal" Indian because he was never claimed by his father - as he learns that violence is not the answer. -http://www.booksinprint.com.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Sherman Alexie
OCLC Number: 166427070
Notes: Originally published: New York : Black Cat, c2007. 1st ed.
"Reading group guide inside"--P. [4] of cover.
Description: Sound disc : digital, mono, ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: Sherman Alexie.

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A gifted and accomplished storyteller returns with a powerful and timely novel of a troubled foster teenager. Simultaneously wrenching and deeply humorous, wholly contemporary yet steeped in American  Read more...

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"A funny, irreverent, sardonic but sentimental, rebellious voice set beside his elder . . . contemporaries . . . Alexie is the bad boy among them, mocking, self-mocking, unpredictable, unassimilable, Read more...

 
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