If you have teachers using "Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian" by Sherman Alexie, then they might be interested to listen to this CBC podcast interview with the author. (This novel is aimed at the YA-teen readership.) Eleanor Wachtel speaks with this native American writer. "Funny, perceptive and fearless, Sherman Alexie has two new books - a collection of poetry called Face and stories, called War Dances. (Sunday October 11, 2009)"
Links re: "Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian"
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