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The Absolutely True Story Of A Part-Time Indian

The Absolutely True Diary Of A Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie

The Absolutely True Diary Of A Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie – 230 pages Book Blurb: Bestselling author Sherman Alexie tells the story of Junior, a budding cartoonist growing up on the Spokane Indian Reservation. Determined to take his future into his own hands, Junior leaves his troubled school on the rez to attend an […]

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In Honor Of Banned Book Week

You are not gonna believe this list provided by BuzzFeed of the 15 most outrageous books that had serious attempts at banning.  Read on and READ WHATEVER YOU PLEASE. Note, new young adult book Eleanor and Park by Rainbow Rowell is also now trying to be banned by the Parents Action League according to BookRiot […]

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Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi

Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi -341 pages Book Blurb: Here, in one volume: Marjane Satrapi’s best-selling, internationally acclaimed memoir-in-comic-strips. Persepolis is the story of Satrapi’s unforgettable childhood and coming of age within a large and loving family in Tehran during the Islamic Revolution; of the contradictions between private life and public life in a country plagued […]

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