The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-time Indian

  • by Sherman Alexie
  • Narrated by Sherman Alexie
  • 4 hrs and 52 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Junior, a budding cartoonist, grows up on the Spokane Indian Reservation. Determined to take his future into his own hands, he leaves his troubled school to attend an all-white 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 chronicles the contemporary adolescence of one Native American boy as he attempts to break away from the life he was destined to live.


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Beautiful, warm, necessary

Sherman Alexie is an admirable person, writer and performer. "A tribe of two" I will remember forever.
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- Neva Mï

Tragically amusing

To be honest, I didn't know what to expect when I bought his book. But immediately I found it funny and entertaining. That was, until the true tragedy of it all became apparent. Whilst it remained funny and tragic all at the same time. I was hooked!! Truly beautiful prose.
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Book Details

  • Release Date: 16-01-2009
  • Publisher: Whole Story Audiobooks