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

Little, Brown and Company. 2007. Paperback. New. Signed on the title page by Sherman Alexie and illustrator Ellen Forney.

Praised for his unsentimental portrayals of contemporary life among Native Americans, Sherman Alexie writes stories and novels that are by turns hilarious and heartbreaking. His work has earned numerous awards, including the PEN/Hemingway Award for his short story collection The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven and the National Book Award for his young adult novel, The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian. War Dances is a collection of stories of ordinary men on the brink of extraordinary change.



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