A Novel By Sherman Alexie

The Absolutely True Diary Of A Part-Time Indian


Junior is a weird Indian growing up in a Spokane Indian reservation. Born with a lot of medical problems he is picked on by everyone but his best friend. determined to get a good education Junior leaves the rez to attend a all-white school in the farm town where the only other Indian kid is the school mascot. Despite being condemned as a traitor to his people and enduring great distress junior attacks life with humor and discovers that a strength inside of himself that he never knew existed.