The Absolutely True Diary
of a Partime-Time Indian
By: Sherman Alexie Art by: Ellen Forney
Rowdy- Rowdy is also indian and he goes to a indian school. Rowdy has only one friend witch is also his best friend and that is Junior. But then Junior leaves and goes to a white school so Juniors turns into his ex-best friend. And Rowdy gets abused by his parents.
Dad-Junior dad is a alcoholic. He also plays the Saxophone.
Mum- Juniors mum is also a alcoholic.
Gordy- Is juniors white friend. Gordy is also really smart.
Penelope- Is Juniors dream girl. And she's his friend too. She is a really good friend to Junior and really cares for him.
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian is about Juniors trying to be Rowdy's best friend again. Through out the story Junior faces difficult challenges like his grandma passing away, his dads best friend passing away, his sister passing away, and bullying. And the struggle with poverty. No food, gas money because his school is far, a ride back home his struggle is real.
This picture represents Juniors drawing because he loves to draw things.
This picture represents how his parents are alcoholics.
This picture represents how he is native american and how his family is native american.
- "I had to add my hope to somebody else's hope. I had to multiply hope by hope"-Junior page:45 paragraph: 6
- "Don't you ever drink"-Juniors Mum page: 208 paragraph: 1
- "There were millions of other Americans who had left there birthplaces in search of a dream"-Junior page: 217 paragraph: 4