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Indian Killer

Author: Sherman Alexie
Publisher: New York : Grove Press, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is the story of John Smith, an Indian stolen as a baby from his parents and brought up by whites. Angry because he has no roots, he joins the street people, becoming a suspect when Seattle is hit by a serial killer who scalps his all-white victims. By the author of Reservation Blues.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Mystery fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sherman Alexie
ISBN: 9780802143570 0802143571
OCLC Number: 612843404
Awards: National Book Award winner
Description: 420 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Sherman Alexie.

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This is the story of John Smith, an Indian stolen as a baby from his parents and brought up by whites. Angry because he has no roots, he joins the street people, becoming a suspect when Seattle is hit by a serial killer who scalps his all-white victims. By the author of Reservation Blues.

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"Alexie has an angry wit and offhand charm; his prose pops and dazzles and stares you steadily in the eye." "Part thriller, part magical realism, and part social commentary, Indian Killer... lingers Read more...

 
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