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Online Sources: Sherman Alexie
Book Sources: Sherman Alexie
- A selection of books/e-books available in Trible Library.
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The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by
Call Number: PZ7.A382 A2 2007
"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."
The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven by
Call Number: PS3551.L35774 L66 1993
"In this darkly comic short story collection, Sherman Alexie, a Spokane/Coeur d'Alene Indian, brilliantly weaves memory, fantasy, and stark realism to paint a complex, grimly ironic portrait of life in and around the Spokane Indian Reservation."
Reservation Blues by
Call Number: PS3551.L35774 R74 1995
"The rise to fame of Coyote Springs, an all-Indian rock-and-roll band, tracing its journey from a Spokane reservation all the way to New York. A humorous exploration of serious subjects: the effect of Christianity on Native Americans, cultural assimilation and its impact on relations between Indian men and Indian women."
War Dances by
Call Number: PS3551.L35774 W37 2009
"A collection of short stories includes the title story, in which a famous writer, who just learned he may have a brain tumor, must decide how to care for his distant, American Indian father who is slowly dying."
You Don't Have to Say You Love Me by
Call Number: PS3551.L35774 Z46 2017
"When his mother passed away at the age of 78, Sherman Alexie responded the only way he knew how: he wrote. The result is this memoir. Featuring 78 poems, 78 essays, and intimate family photographs, Alexie shares raw, angry, funny, profane, tender memories of a childhood few can imagine -- growing up dirt-poor on an Indian reservation, one of four children raised by alcoholic parents. "