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The absolutely true diary of a part-time indian / Sherman Alexie.

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  • ISBN: 9781456103521 (sound recording)
  • ISBN: 9781440791666 (sound recording)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (5 audio files) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: Prince Frederick : Recorded Books, LLC, 2009.

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Participant or Performer Note:
Narrator: Sherman Alexie.
Summary, etc.:
National Book Award winner Sherman Alexie delivers a captivating, semi-autobiographical account of oneSpokane Indian's struggle against incredible obstacles. Born poor and hydrocephalic, Arnold Spirit survives brain surgery. But his enormous skull, lopsided eyes, profound stuttering, and frequent seizures target him for abuse on his Indian reservation. Protected by a formidable friend, the book-loving artist survives childhood. And then-convinced his future lies off the rez-the bright 14-year-old enrolls in an all-white high school 22 miles away. "... delivers a positive message ..."-School Library Journal, starred review
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Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 138008 KB).
Subject: Young Adult Fiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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