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Title: THE ABSOLUTELY TRUE DIARY OF A PART-TIME INDIAN
By: Sherman Alexie
Format: Paperback

List price: £7.99


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ISBN 10: 1842708449
ISBN 13: 9781842708446
Publisher: ANDERSEN PRESS LTD
Pub. date: 5 June, 2008
Pages: 229
Description: Tells the story of Junior, a budding cartoonist who leaves his school on the Spokane Indian Reservation to attend an all-white high school.
Synopsis: In his first book for young adults, bestselling author Sherman Alexie tells the story of Junior, a budding cartoonist who leaves his school on the Spokane Indian Reservation to attend an all-white high school. This heartbreaking, funny, and beautifully written tale, coupled with poignant drawings that reflect the character's art, is based on the author's own experience and chronicles the contemporary adolescence of one Native American boy as he attempts to break away from the life he seems destined to live. It is illustrated in a contemporary cartoon style by Ellen Forney.
Reader Age: From 12 from 12
Key Stage: UK School Key Stage 3
US Grade: From Seventh Grade to Twelfth Grade
Illustrations: Black and white illustrations throughout
Publication: UK
Imprint: Andersen Press Ltd
Returns: Returnable
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Book Level : 4   Interest Level :  Upper Yrs   Points : 6    Quiz number : 216212   Learn More
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