The absolutely true diary of a part-time Indian
|Format:||Large Print 2008|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 3 copies|
A New York Times Bestseller -- Born with a variety of medical problems, Junior Spirit is picked on by everyone but his best friend on the Spokane Indian Reservation. Determined to get a good education, the budding cartoonist leaves the rez to attend an all-white school where the only other Indian is the school mascot. Despite being condemned as a traitor to his people and enduring great tragedies, Junior attacks life with wit and humor and discovers his own inner strength.
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Indians of North America -- Washington (State) -- Fiction.
Indian reservations -- Washington (State) -- Fiction.
Large type books.
Washington (State) -- Race relations -- Fiction.
Young adult fiction.
|Publisher|| Detroit :Thorndike Press,2008
|Edition||Large print edition.|
Recommended for young adult readers.
"Thorndike Press large print The literacy bridge"--Title page verso.
301 pages (large print) : illustrations ; 23 cm.