It may not be immediately obvious, thanks to the shifting habits of readers, but book publishing is still very big business. Most of that big business – approximately 41 percent, 1,784 more words
16 September 2009
Sherman Alexie’s The Summer of Black Widows is an enjoyable read. Fans of Native American literature will enjoy this collection. The poems “Defending Walt Whitman” and “Song of Ourself” show Alexie’s devotion to his literary forefather. 375 more words
I used to love to sneak into the adult section of the library when I
was in grade school. I lived in a small Michigan town with a very loving yet stern librarian who I remember vividly, Miss Lillian Crawford. 537 more words
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie came to my attention some time ago when I was looking at an article about children’s books that get frequently banned. 709 more words
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