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The Toughest Indian in the World

A beloved American writer whose books are championed by critics and readers alike, Sherman Alexie has been hailed by Time as one of the better new novelists, Indian or otherwise In these stories, we meet the kind of American Indians we rarely see in literature the kind who pay their bills, hold down jobs, fall in and out of love A Spokane Indian journalist transplan A beloved American writer whose books are championed by critics and readers alike, Sherman Alexie has been hailed by Time as one of the better new novelists, Indian or otherwise In these stories, we meet the kind of American Indians we rarely see in literature the kind who pay their bills, hold down jobs, fall in and out of love A Spokane Indian journalist transplanted from the reservation to the city picks up a hitchhiker, a Lummi boxer looking to take on the toughest Indian in the world A Spokane son waits for his diabetic father to come home from the hospital, tossing out the Hershey Kisses the father has hidden all over the house An estranged interracial couple, separated in the midst of a traffic accident, rediscover their love for each other A white drifter holds up an International House of Pancakes, demanding a dollar per customer and someone to love, and emerges with 42 and an overweight Indian he dubs Salmon Boy Sherman Alexie s voice is one of remarkable passion, and these stories are love stories between parents and children, white people and Indians, movie stars and ordinary people Witty, tender, and fierce, The Toughest Indian in the World is a virtuoso performance by one of the country s finest writers

Title : The Toughest Indian in the World
Author :  Sherman Alexie
Language : English
Isbn : 0802138004
Format : Paperback
Pages : 238 pages

Rating: 4.4

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