Sign up for text message event notifications by texting BASEVENTS to 970-620-9150

The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian
(OverDrive Read, Adobe EPUB eBook, Kindle Book)

Book Cover
Average Rating
5 star
 
(16)
4 star
 
(4)
3 star
 
(2)
2 star
 
(0)
1 star
 
(0)
Published:
Little, Brown Books for Young Readers 2012
Format:
OverDrive Read, Adobe EPUB eBook, Kindle Book
Status:
Available from OverDrive
Description
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 all-white farm town high school where the only other Indian is the school mascot.Heartbreaking, funny, and beautifully written, The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, which is based on the author's own experiences, coupled with poignant drawings by Ellen Forney that reflect the character's art, chronicles the contemporary adolescence of one Native American boy as he attempts to break away from the life he was destined to live.With a forward by Markus Zusak, interviews with Sherman Alexie and Ellen Forney, and four-color interior art throughout, this edition is perfect for fans and collectors alike.
Also in This Series
Formats
Adobe EPUB eBook
Works on all eReaders (except Kindles), desktop computers and mobile devices with with reading apps installed.
Kindle Book
Works on Kindles and devices with a Kindle app installed.
Need Help?
If you are having problem transferring a title to your device, please fill out this support form or visit the library so we can help you to use our eBooks and eAudio Books.
More Like This
Other Editions and Formats
More Copies In Prospector
Loading Prospector Copies...
More Details
Street Date:
01/10/2012
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780316280372
ASIN:
B006T2O8TW
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 4, 6 Points
Lexile measure:
600
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Sherman Alexie. (2012). The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian. Little, Brown Books for Young Readers.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Sherman Alexie. 2012. The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian. Little, Brown Books for Young Readers.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Sherman Alexie, The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian. Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, 2012.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Sherman Alexie. The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian. Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, 2012. Web.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
Copy Details
LibraryOwnedAvailable
Shared Digital Collection31
Basalt Regional Library District00
Staff View
Grouped Work ID:
ad83f2d2-dcfd-59d8-1d14-d776a6b63a1f
Go To Grouped Work
Needs Update?:
No
Date Added:
Sep 16, 2013 21:07:54
Date Updated:
Nov 18, 2017 01:03:27
Last Metadata Check:
Nov 10, 2019 14:12:03
Last Metadata Change:
Nov 10, 2019 14:12:03
Last Availability Check:
Nov 10, 2019 14:12:45
Last Availability Change:
Oct 29, 2019 15:49:38
Last Grouped Work Modification Time:
Nov 11, 2019 14:24:46

OverDrive Product Record

id
2ffc3577-d83a-4965-97cd-b40383ae8e96
primaryCreator
    • name: Sherman Alexie
    • role: Author
starRating
4.4
title
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian
crossRefId
1366099
sortTitle
Absolutely True Diary of a PartTime Indian
images
    • cover300Wide:
        • type: image/jpeg
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-400/0017-1/2FF/C35/77/{2FFC3577-D83A-4965-97CD-B40383AE8E96}Img400.jpg
    • cover:
        • type: image/jpeg
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-100/0017-1/{2FFC3577-D83A-4965-97CD-B40383AE8E96}Img100.jpg
    • thumbnail:
        • type: image/jpeg
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-200/0017-1/{2FFC3577-D83A-4965-97CD-B40383AE8E96}Img200.jpg
    • cover150Wide:
        • type: image/jpeg
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-150/0017-1/2FF/C35/77/{2FFC3577-D83A-4965-97CD-B40383AE8E96}Img150.jpg
dateAdded
2013-09-16T11:46:00-04:00
contentDetails
      • account:
          • id: 1201
          • name: Marmot Library Network (CO)
      • type: text/html
      • href: https://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=162&titleID=1366099
mediaType
eBook
formats
      • id: ebook-epub-adobe
      • identifiers:
            • value: 9780316280372
            • type: ISBN
      • name: Adobe EPUB eBook
      • id: ebook-kindle
      • identifiers:
            • value: B006T2O8TW
            • type: ASIN
            • value: 9780316280372
            • type: ISBN
      • name: Kindle Book
      • id: ebook-overdrive
      • identifiers:
            • value: 9780316280372
            • type: ISBN
      • name: OverDrive Read

OverDrive MetaData

interestLevel
UG
isPublicDomain
False
formats
      • fileName: AbsolutelyTrueDiaryofaPartTimeIndian9780316219303
      • partCount: 0
      • fileSize: 18592098
      • identifiers:
            • audience: library
            • type: ISBN
            • value: 9780316280372
      • rights:
            • type: Copying
            • value: 0
            • type: Printing
            • value: 0
            • type: Lending
            • value: 0
            • type: ReadAloud
            • value: 0
            • type: ExpirationRights
            • value: 0
      • name: Adobe EPUB eBook
      • id: ebook-epub-adobe
      • onSaleDate: 01/10/2012
      • samples:
            • source: From the book
            • formatType: ebook-overdrive
            • url: https://samples.overdrive.com/absolutely-true-diary?.epub-sample.overdrive.com
      • fileName: AbsolutelyTrueDiaryofaPartTimeIndian9780316219303
      • partCount: 0
      • fileSize: 0
      • identifiers:
            • audience: retailer
            • type: ASIN
            • value: B006T2O8TW
            • audience: library
            • type: ISBN
            • value: 9780316280372
      • name: Kindle Book
      • id: ebook-kindle
      • onSaleDate: 01/10/2012
      • samples:
            • source: From the book
            • formatType: ebook-overdrive
            • url: https://samples.overdrive.com/absolutely-true-diary?.epub-sample.overdrive.com
      • fileName: AbsolutelyTrueDiaryofaPartTimeIndian9780316219303
      • partCount: 0
      • fileSize: 0
      • identifiers:
            • audience: library
            • type: ISBN
            • value: 9780316280372
      • name: OverDrive Read
      • id: ebook-overdrive
      • onSaleDate: 01/10/2012
      • samples:
            • source: From the book
            • formatType: ebook-overdrive
            • url: https://samples.overdrive.com/absolutely-true-diary?.epub-sample.overdrive.com
creators
      • role: Author
      • fileAs: Alexie, Sherman
      • bioText:

        A National Book Award-winning author, poet and filmmaker, Sherman Alexie has been named one of Granta's Best Young American Novelists and has been lauded by The Boston Globe as "an important voice in American literature." He is one of the most well known and beloved literary writers of his generation, with works such as The Long Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven and Resevoir Blues and has received numerous awards and citations, including the PEN/Malamud Award for Fiction and the Lila Wallace-Reader's Digest Award.

      • name: Sherman Alexie
publishDate
2012-01-10T00:00:00-05:00
ATOS
4
isOwnedByCollections
True
title
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian
fullDescription
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 all-white farm town high school where the only other Indian is the school mascot.
Heartbreaking, funny, and beautifully written, The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, which is based on the author's own experiences, coupled with poignant drawings by Ellen Forney that reflect the character's art, chronicles the contemporary adolescence of one Native American boy as he attempts to break away from the life he was destined to live.
With a forward by Markus Zusak, interviews with Sherman Alexie and Ellen Forney, and four-color interior art throughout, this edition is perfect for fans and collectors alike.
gradeLevels
      • value: Grade 2
      • value: Grade 3
popularity
5356
links
    • self:
        • href: https://api.overdrive.com/v1/collections/v1L1ByAAAAA2r/products/2ffc3577-d83a-4965-97cd-b40383ae8e96/metadata
        • type: application/vnd.overdrive.api+json
id
2ffc3577-d83a-4965-97cd-b40383ae8e96
starRating
4.3
images
    • cover:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-100/0017-1/{2FFC3577-D83A-4965-97CD-B40383AE8E96}Img100.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • thumbnail:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-200/0017-1/{2FFC3577-D83A-4965-97CD-B40383AE8E96}Img200.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • cover150Wide:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-150/0017-1/2FF/C35/77/{2FFC3577-D83A-4965-97CD-B40383AE8E96}Img150.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • cover300Wide:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-400/0017-1/2FF/C35/77/{2FFC3577-D83A-4965-97CD-B40383AE8E96}Img400.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
isPublicPerformanceAllowed
False
languages
      • code: en
      • name: English
subjects
      • value: Young Adult Fiction
      • value: Young Adult Literature
publishDateText
01/10/2012
mediaType
eBook
shortDescription
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 all-white farm town high school where the only other Indian is the school mascot.
Heartbreaking, funny, and beautifully written, The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, which is based on the author's own experiences, coupled with poignant drawings by Ellen Forney that reflect the character's art, chronicles the contemporary adolescence of one Native American boy as he attempts to break away from the life he was destined to live.
With a forward by Markus Zusak, interviews with Sherman Alexie and Ellen Forney, and four-color interior art throughout, this edition is perfect for fans and collectors alike.
sortTitle
Absolutely True Diary of a PartTime Indian
lexileScore
600
crossRefId
1366099
publisher
Little, Brown Books for Young Readers