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Sherman Alexie

Biography

Sherman Alexie

A National Book Award-winning author, poet and filmmaker, Sherman Alexie has been named one of Granta's Best Young American Novelists and has been lauded by The Boston Globe as "an important voice in American literature." He is one of the most well-known and beloved literary writers of his generation, with works such as THE LONE RANGER AND TONTO FISTFIGHT IN HEAVEN and RESERVOIR BLUES, and has received numerous awards and citations, including the PEN/Malamud Award for Fiction and the Lila Wallace-Reader's Digest Award.

Sherman Alexie

Books by Sherman Alexie

by Sherman Alexie - Fiction, Social Issues, Young Adult 12+

The 10th anniversary edition of Sherman Alexie's National Book Award-winning and #1 New York Times bestselling novel where Junior leaves his troubled school on the Spokane Indian Reservation to attend an all-white farm town high school where the only other Indian is the school mascot. Bonus content to include an introduction from National Book Award winner and New York Times bestselling author Jacqueline Woodson, a new author's note, an excerpt of a sequel from the character Rowdy's point of view and more!

by Sherman Alexie - Fiction

In his first book for young adults --- a finalist for the National Book Award --- bestselling author Sherman Alexie tells the story of Junior, an aspiring cartoonist growing up on the Spokane Indian Reservation. Determined to take his future into his own hands, Junior leaves his troubled school on the reservation to attend an all-white farm town high school where the only other Indian is the school mascot.