The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven

Offers a fictional portrait of the characters, language, traditions, and daily life of those living on the Spokane Indian Reservation

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  • Author : Sherman Alexie
  • Publisher : Turtleback
  • Pages : 123 pages
  • ISBN : 9780785769491
  • Rating : 4/5 from 42 reviews
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Ten Little Indians

Ten Little Indians
  • Author : Sherman Alexie
  • Publisher : Open Road Media
  • Release : 15 October 2013
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Los Angeles Times Book Prize Finalist: A “stellar collection” of stories about navigating life off the reservation, filled with laughter and heartbreak (People). In these lyrical, affectionate tales from the author of The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian and The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven, characters navigate the crossroads of culture, battle stereotypes, and find themselves through everything from politics to basketball. Richard, the narrator of “Lawyer’s League,” grows up in Seattle, the son of “

Flight

Flight
  • Author : Sherman Alexie
  • Publisher : Open Road Media
  • Release : 15 October 2013
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From the National Book Award–winning author of The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, the tale of a troubled boy’s trip through history. Half Native American and half Irish, fifteen-year-old “Zits” has spent much of his short life alternately abused and ignored as an orphan and ward of the foster care system. Ever since his mother died, he’s felt alienated from everyone, but, thanks to the alcoholic father whom he’s never met, especially disconnected from

The Toughest Indian in the World

The Toughest Indian in the World
  • Author : Sherman Alexie
  • Publisher : Open Road Media
  • Release : 15 October 2013
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“Stunning” short stories by the National Book Award–winning author of The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven (The Atlanta Journal-Constitution). In this bestselling volume of stories, National Book Award winner Sherman Alexie challenges readers to see Native American Indians as the complex, modern, real people they are. The tender and tenacious tales of The Toughest Indian in the World introduce us to the one-hundred-eighteen-year-old Etta Joseph, former co-star and lover of John Wayne, and to the unnamed narrator

The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven

The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven
  • Author : Sherman Alexie
  • Publisher : Open Road Media
  • Release : 15 October 2013
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Sherman Alexie’s darkly humorous story collection weaves memory, fantasy, and stark reality to powerfully evoke life on the Spokane Indian Reservation. The twenty-four linked tales in Alexie’s debut collection—an instant classic—paint an unforgettable portrait of life on and around the Spokane Indian Reservation, a place where “Survival = Anger x Imagination,” where HUD houses and generations of privation intertwine with history, passion, and myth. We follow Thomas Builds-the-Fire, the longwinded storyteller no one really listens to; his

Reservation Blues

Reservation Blues
  • Author : Sherman Alexie
  • Publisher : Open Road Media
  • Release : 15 October 2013
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Winner of the American Book Award and the Murray Morgan Prize, Sherman Alexie’s brilliant first novel tells a powerful tale of Indians, rock ’n’ roll, and redemption Coyote Springs is the only all-Indian rock band in Washington State—and the entire rest of the world. Thomas Builds-the-Fire takes vocals and bass guitar, Victor Joseph hits lead guitar, and Junior Polatkin rounds off the sound on drums. Backup vocals come from sisters Chess and Checkers Warm Water. The band sings

Blasphemy

Blasphemy
  • Author : Sherman Alexie
  • Publisher : Grove/Atlantic, Inc.
  • Release : 02 October 2012
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Sherman Alexie’s stature as a writer of stories, poems, and novels has soared over the course of his twenty-book, twenty-year career. His wide-ranging, acclaimed stories from the last two decades have established him as a star in contemporary American literature. A bold and irreverent observer of life among Native Americans in the Pacific Northwest, the daring, versatile, funny, and outrageous Alexie showcases all his talents in Blasphemy, where he unites twelve beloved classics with twelve new stories in one

The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian

The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian
  • Author : Sherman Alexie
  • Publisher : Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
  • Release : 10 January 2012
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Bestselling author Sherman Alexie tells the story of Junior, a budding cartoonist growing up on the Spokane Indian Reservation. Determined to take his future into his own hands, Junior leaves his troubled school on the rez to attend an all-white farm town high school where the only other Indian is the school mascot. Heartbreaking, funny, and beautifully written, The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, which is based on the author's own experiences, coupled with poignant drawings by Ellen

Smoke Signals

Smoke Signals
  • Author : Sherman Alexie
  • Publisher : Perfection Learning
  • Release : 01 January 2010
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Set in Arizona, Smoke Signals is the story of two Native American boys on a journey. Victor is the stoic, handsome son of an alcoholic father who has abandoned his family. Thomas is a gregarious, goofy young man who lost both his parents in a fire at a very young age. Through storytelling, Thomas makes every effort to connect with the people around him: Victor, in contrast, uses his quiet countenance to gain strength and confidence. When Victor's estranged father

War Dances

War Dances
  • Author : Sherman Alexie
  • Publisher : Open Road Media
  • Release : 15 October 2013
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The bestselling, award-winning author’s “fiercely freewheeling collection of stories and poems about the tragicomedies of ordinary lives” (O, The Oprah Magazine). Winner of the PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction, War Dances blends short stories, poems, call-and-response, and more into something that only Sherman Alexie could have written. Ordinary men stand at the threshold of profound change, from a story about a famous writer caring for a dying but still willful father, to the tale of a young Indian boy

George MacDonald in the Age of Miracles

George MacDonald in the Age of Miracles
  • Author : Timothy Larsen
  • Publisher : InterVarsity Press
  • Release : 20 November 2018
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In this Hansen Lectureship volume, Timothy Larsen considers the legacy of George MacDonald, the Victorian Scottish author and minister who is best known for his pioneering fantasy literature. Larsen explores how MacDonald sought to counteract skepticism, unbelief, naturalism, and materialism and to herald instead the reality of the miraculous, the supernatural, the wondrous, and the realm of the spirit.

On the Rez

On the Rez
  • Author : Ian Frazier
  • Publisher : Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • Release : 10 January 2000
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A great writer's journey of exploration in an American place that is both strange and deeply familiar. In Ian Frazier's bestselling Great Plains, he described meeting a man in New York City named Le War Lance, "an Oglala Sioux Indian from Oglala, South Dakota." In On the Rez, Frazier returns to the plains and focuses on a place at their center-the Pine Ridge Reservation in the prairie and badlands of South Dakota, home of the Oglala Sioux. Frazier drives around "

Sherman Alexie in the Classroom

Sherman Alexie in the Classroom
  • Author : Heather E. Bruce,Anna E. Baldwin,Christabel Umphrey
  • Publisher : National Council of Teachers
  • Release : 29 May 2022
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Discusses ways to teach the works of award-winning Native American author Sherman Alexie, including his short story collection "The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven," his film "Smoke Signals," and his novel "The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian."