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The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian

The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian

by Sherman Alexie

Analysis: Trivia

Brain Snacks: Tasty Tidbits of Knowledge

Sherman Alexie actually found his mother's name written in his high school geometry textbook – just like Arnold Spirit, Jr. (source).

Sherman Alexie is not just a novelist; he's also a talented filmmaker. Check out his movies here.

The same year that Alexie published The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, he also published another novel about a teenager. Written for adults, the book is called Flight. Have a peek here.

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