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The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian Chapter 19

By Sherman Alexie

Chapter 19

My Sister Sends Me a Letter

  • Mary writes another letter to Junior.
  • In this one she tells Junior about her troubles finding a job on the new rez and how she doesn't have enough experience.
  • She's also started to write her life story and is thinking of entitling it: How to Run Away from Your House and Find Your Home (19.1).
  • She sends a photo of her new house (fig 19.1).