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The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian Review


Read this as a part of a book club for the library. I remember reading some stuff about Sherman Alexie in high school and even saw the movie he made, Smoke Signals too. 123 more words

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Top 5 Wednesday: Authors I'd Want to Meet

Hello woooorld! Top 5 Wednesday is a weekly meme created by Lainey at gingerreadslainey (but is now hosted by Sam at Thoughts on Tomes) which features a different theme every week. 461 more words

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Sherman Alexie quotes, anecdotes and one-liners

Noted Native American author Sherman Alexie spoke in Lakewood recently as part of the Pierce County READS program. During his 90-minute speech and question and answer time, he gave plenty of soundbites sure to rile up nearly anyone. 562 more words

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Sherman Alexie's Talk Last Friday for Pierce County Library in Washington State

As usual, Alexie was an incredible speaker. He had the audience of thousands at Clover Park Technical College in Lakewood, WA laughing and crying and then signed books until past 11 pm. 8 more words

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Sherman Alexie on books, life and editors

After waking up from brain surgery to remove a tumor recently, Sherman Alexie was in his hospital room and his Indian doctor was at his bedside. 499 more words

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Screenplays: Smoke Signals (1998)

If you read Sherman’s “diary”, this movie is a must watch — years later. The screenplay if wonderful and has a wonderful intro. You will also learn to read screenplays! 14 more words

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