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The Resource The absolutely true diary of a part-time Indian : [a novel], by Sherman Alexie ; art by Ellen Forney

The absolutely true diary of a part-time Indian : [a novel], by Sherman Alexie ; art by Ellen Forney

Label
The absolutely true diary of a part-time Indian : [a novel]
Title
The absolutely true diary of a part-time Indian
Title remainder
[a novel]
Statement of responsibility
by Sherman Alexie ; art by Ellen Forney
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
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Summary
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
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Boston Globe-Horn Book Award for Fiction and Poetry, 2008.
  • California Young Reader Medal, Young Adult, 2010.
  • Delaware Diamonds (book award), High School, 2009.
  • Great Lakes Great Books Award (Michigan), Grades 9-12, 2009.
  • National Book Award for Young People's Literature, 2007.
  • New York Times Notable Children's Book, 2007
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2007.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2008
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2010
  • YALSA Outstanding Book for the College Bound, 2009.
Awards note
Odyssey Award, 2009.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
185963
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Alexie, Sherman
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Recommended for young adult readers
Interest level
  • UG
  • UG
LC call number
  • PZ7.A382
  • PS3551 A16
  • PS3551.L35774
LC item number
  • Ab 2008
  • A84L
  • A27 2008
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
600
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 10
Reading level
  • 4.0
  • 4.0
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Forney, Ellen
  • Gale (Firm)
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print The literacy bridge
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Spokane Indians
  • Indians of North America
  • Indian reservations
  • Race relations
  • Diaries
  • Large type books
  • Spokane Indians
  • Indians of North America
  • Indian reservations
  • Race relations
  • Diaries
  • Large type books
  • Diaries
  • Indian reservations
  • Indians of North America
  • Large type books
  • Race relations
  • Spokane Indians
  • Washington (State)
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The absolutely true diary of a part-time Indian : [a novel], by Sherman Alexie ; art by Ellen Forney
Link
http://fallsapart.com
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Publication
Copyright
Note
"Published ... by arrangement with Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, a division of Hachette Book Group USA, Inc."--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn185095386
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
301 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410404992
Lccn
2007045202
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781410404992
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
(OCoLC)185095386
Label
The absolutely true diary of a part-time Indian : [a novel], by Sherman Alexie ; art by Ellen Forney
Link
http://fallsapart.com
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Published ... by arrangement with Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, a division of Hachette Book Group USA, Inc."--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn185095386
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
301 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410404992
Lccn
2007045202
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781410404992
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
(OCoLC)185095386

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