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  • Published: New York : Little, Brown, 2007.
  • Year Published: 2007
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Description: 230 p.
  • Language: English
  • Format: Book

Reading Level

  • Lexile: 600

ISBN/Standard Number

  • 9780316013680
  • 0316013684
  • 0316013692

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The absolutely true diary of a part-time Indian

by Alexie, Sherman, 1966-

There are no copies available and 5 requests on 3 copies

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Call number: Teen Fiction

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Budding cartoonist Junior leaves his troubled school on the Spokane Indian Reservation to attend an all-white farm town school where the only other Indian is the school mascot.

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Wonderful and funny

This is my son's favorite book--it weaves together heartbreak and funniness.

great book!

My book club read this book and I really enjoyed it. Painful but hilarious at the same time.

Laughed the Whole Way

A great book about coming of age, discrimination, and bravery this book tells the amazing journey of Junior, a Indian that is truly nomadic. Hilarious illustrations and vibrant text, this book is truly wonderful. 5 stars Sherman Alexie.

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