The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, by Sherman Alexie. A coming-of-age novel (illustrated by Ellen Forney) illuminates family and heritage through young Arnold Spirit, torn between his life on a reservation and his largely white high school. The specifics are sharply drawn, but this novel, with its themes of self-discovery, speaks to young readers everywhere. Buy now: The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time IndianLittle, Brown
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