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The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie

The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie. 2008 French title: Le premier qui pleure a perdu.

I’ve already read Ten Little Indians… 1,207 more words

21st Century

12 Hugs a Day for Growth

I went for a long evening walk with my dog-buddy, Stony. Stoney As dusk settled to night, I could hear coyotes calling to one another. Then I noticed the traffic, it seemed out of place, wrong, too fast, too loud, too much light. 976 more words

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The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie

Happy Thanksgiving, Canadians! I’m going to enjoy myself some pumpkin bread, cranberry sauce and wine this weekend as a cheers to you.

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Throwback Thursday |The Absolute True Diary of a Part-Time Indian

Format: Paperback, 230 pages

Published: April 1st 2009

Genre: Cultural, Contemporary

ISBN: 9780316013697

Age Range: 14+

Rating: 4/5 stars

Sherman Alexie tells the story of Junior, a budding cartoonist growing up on the Spokane Indian Reservation.

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Top Ten Tuesday: Character Driven

Ten Books suggestions from us Book Warriors for “Readers Who Like Character Driven Novels.” This is the theme from The Broke and the Bookish! 1,130 more words

Top Ten Tuesday

The Powwow in Washington

More and more people are becoming aware of the just how cruel the treatment of Native Americans has been throughout history: boycotts of Columbus Day have been growing steadily every year, but the more topical issue that is going on today is the controversy surround the NFL team the Washington Redskins and their battle to keep their name. 222 more words

Method of Exhaustion

“I’m a method writer. In order to write about the emotion, I have to experience it. I get physically tired and exhausted, devoting hours and hours and hours to it.”

— Sherman Alexie
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