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Ten little Indians : stories

Verfasser/in: Sherman Alexie
Verlag: New York : Grove Press, [2003] ©2003
Ausgabe/Format   Print book : Belletristik : Englisch : First editionAlle Ausgaben und Formate anzeigen
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Nine poignant stories about Native Americans who, like all Americans, find themselves at personal and cultural crossroads, faced with heartrending, tragic, sometimes wondrous moments of being that test their loyalties, their capacities, and their notions of who they are and who they love. Driven by a naked candor that cuts to the heart of the human experience, these stories -- even as they make us laugh -- shed
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Gattung/Form: Short stories
Fiction
Medientyp: Belletristik
Dokumenttyp: Buch
Alle Autoren: Sherman Alexie
ISBN: 9780802117441 0802117449 9780802141170 080214117X
OCLC-Nummer: 52030856
Beschreibung: 243 pages ; 22 cm
Inhalt: The search engine --
Lawyer's League --
Can I get a witness? --
Do not go gentle --
Flight patterns --
The life and times of Estelle Walks Above --
Do you know where I am? --
What you pawn I will redeem --
What ever happened to Frank Snake Church?
Andere Titel 10 little Indians
Verfasserangabe: Sherman Alexie.

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Even as they often make readers laugh, Alexie's stories are driven by a haunting lyricism and naked candor that cut to the heart of the human experience. The result is a short-story collection that  Weiterlesen…

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In [Alexie s] warm, revealing, invitingly roundabout stories, the central figures come in all shapes and sizes, sharing only their wry perspective on Indian life off the reservation. . . . They are Weiterlesen…

 
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