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You Don't Have to Say You Love Me: A Memoir

By: Alexie, Sherman

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Seller ID: 9780316270755

ISBN: 031627075X

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Blasphemy: New and Selected Stories

By: Alexie, Sherman

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Publisher: GROVE/ATLANTIC INC:

Seller ID: 9780802121752

ISBN: 0802121756

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Summer of Black Widows

By: Alexie, Sherman

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Seller ID: 9781882413348

ISBN: 1882413342

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Poetry. Native American Studies. THE SUMMER OF BLACK WIDOWS presents poetry that has continued to grow in power, complexity, and vision. According to reviewer James R. Kincaid, "Mr. Alexie's is one of the major lyric voices of our time," and the many honors and an international following of readers from his poems, stories, and novels proves the claim. Chris Faatz from The Nation agrees, calling Alexie "a young writer who is taking the literary world by storm...a superb chronicler of the Native American experience...he is a master of language, writing beautifully, unsparingly and straight to th... View more info

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Toughest Indian in the World, The

By: Alexie, Sherman

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Publisher: GROVE/ATLANTIC INC: 7/20/2014

Seller ID: 9780802138002

ISBN: 0802138004

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Sherman Alexie is the winner of the Malamud Award for Excellence in Short Fiction from the PEN/Faulkner Foundation- The Toughest Indian in the World was a national best-seller, appearing on the Los Angeles Times, San Francisco Chronicle, and the Book Sense lists- In addition of his film credits on the Sundance award-winning Smoke Signals, Sherman Alexie wrote and directed The Business of Fancydancing View more info

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Lone Ranger And Tonto Fistfight In Heaven

By: Alexie, Sherman

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Seller ID: 9780802141675

ISBN: 0802141676

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In this darkly comic short story collection, Sherman Alexie, a Spokane/Coeur d'Alene Indian, brilliantly weaves memory, fantasy, and stark realizxsm to paint a complex, grimly ironic portrait of life in and around the Spoke Indian Reservation. These 22 interlinked tales are narrated by characters raised on humiliation and government-issue cheese, and yet are filled with passion and affection, myth and dream. There is Victor, who as a nine-year-old crawled between his uncoscious parents hoping that the alcohol seeping through their skins might help him sleep. Thomas Builds-the-Fire, who tells h... View more info

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Reservation Blues

By: Alexie, Sherman

Price: $5.00

Publisher: GROVE/ATLANTIC INC: 4/28/2014

Seller ID: 9780802141903

ISBN: 0802141900

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"Many may remember the tale of Robert Johnson, the musician who sold his soul to the devil at the crossroads in exchange for being the best blues guitarist around. What many may not know is that after this tragic deal in Mississippi, Johnson ended up in a small town on the Spokane Indian reservation in Washington state-at least that's how author Sherman Alexie tells it. In his new book Reservation Blues, Alxie spins the fictional tale of Johnson's adventure at a new crossroads, this one in a small town called Wellpinit, Wash. It is here that he comes to seek out Big Mom, a local medici... View more info

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Flight

By: Alexie, Sherman

Price: $6.50

Publisher: GROVE/ATLANTIC INC: 2/23/2014

Seller ID: 9780802170378

ISBN: 0802170374

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Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, The (National Book Award)

By: Alexie, Sherman

Price: $5.00

Publisher: LITTLE BROWN & CO INC: 12/7/2015

Seller ID: 9780316013697

ISBN: 0316013692

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Sherman Alexie tells the story of Junior, a budding cartoonist growing up on the Spokane Indian Reservation. Determined to take his future into his own hands, Junior leaves his troubled school on the rez to attend an all-white farm town high school where the only other Indian is the school mascot. Heartbreaking, funny, and beautifully written, The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, which is based on the author's own experiences, coupled with poignant drawings that reflect the character's art, chronicles the contemporary adolescence of one Native American boy as he attempts to break a... View more info

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Lone Ranger and Tonto Fist Fight in Heaven

By: Alexie, Sherman

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 7/25/2016

Seller ID: 9780060976248

ISBN: 0060976241

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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. These twenty-two interlinked tales are narrated by characters raised on humiliation and government-issue cheese, and yet are filled with passion and affection, myth and dream. There is Victor, who as a nine-year-old crawled between his unconscious parents hoping that the alcohol seeping through their skins might help him sleep, Thomas Builds-the-Fire, wh... View more info

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Ten Little Indians

By: Alexie, Sherman

Price: $6.50

Publisher: 2/4/2013

Seller ID: 9780802117441

ISBN: 0802117449

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Sherman Alexie is one of today's most acclaimed and popular writers. Now, with Ten Little Indians, he offers eleven poignant and emotionally resonant new stories about Native Americans--who, like all Americans, find themselves at personal and cultural crossroads. In "The Life and Times of Estelle Walks Above," an intellectual feminist Spokane Indian Woman saves the lives of dozens of white women around her, to the bewilderment of her only child, now a grown man who looks back at his life with equal parts fondness, amusement, and regret. In "Do You Know Where I Am?" two college sweethearts resc... View more info

Face

By: Alexie, Sherman

Price: $5.00

Seller ID: 9781931236706

ISBN: 1931236704

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Poetry. Fiction. Native American Studies. In this first full collection in nine years, Alexie's poems and prose show his celebrated passion and wit while also exploring new directions. Novelist, storyteller and performer, he won the National Book Award for his YA novel, The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian. His work has been praised throughout the world, but the bedrock remains what The New York Times Book Review said of his very first book: "Mr. Alexie's is one of the major lyric voices of our time." View more info