The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie; Ellen Forney (Illustrator)
Call Number: F ALE
Blasphemy: New & Selected Stories
Blasphemy by Sherman Alexie
Call Number: F ALE - Short Story Collections
10 Questions for Sherman Alexie
A short interview with Time Editor-at Large Belinda Luscombe that touches on spirituality, substance abuse, honesty and his least favorite mascot.
Thunder Boy Jr.
Thunder Boy Jr. by Sherman Alexie; Yuyi Morales (Illustrator)
Call Number: E ALE
Thunder Boy Jr. is named after his dad, but he wants a name that's all his own. Just because people call his dad Big Thunder doesn't mean he wants to be Little Thunder. He wants a name that celebrates something cool he's done, like Touch the Clouds, Not Afraid of Ten Thousand Teeth, or Full of Wonder. But just when Thunder Boy Jr. thinks all hope is lost, he and his dad pick the perfect name...a name that is sure to light up the sky.
About Sherman Alexie
Falls Apart - Sherman Alexie's Official Website. Includes information on his fiction, poetry and memoir, as well as various print and video interviews.
I Am Not A Number
I Am Not a Number by Jenny Kay Dupuis; Kathy Kacer; Gillian Newland (Illustrator)
Call Number: E DUP
When eight-year-old Irene is removed from her First Nations family to live in a residential school she is confused, frightened, and terribly homesick. She tries to remember who she is and where she came from, despite the efforts of the nuns who are in charge at the school and who tell her that she is not to use her own name but instead use the number they have assigned to her. When she goes home for summer holidays, Irene's parents decide never to send her and her brothers away again. But where will they hide? And what will happen when her parents disobey the law?