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Blasphemy: New And Selected Stories

Blasphemy: New And Selected Stories

A bold and irreverent observer of life among Native Americans in the Pacific Northwest, the daring, versatile, funny, and outrageous Alexie showcases all his talents in his newest collection, Blasphemy, where he unites fifteen beloved classics with fifteen new stories in one swee... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781922070074
Barcode 9781922070074
Published 26 September 2012 by Scribe Publications
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
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Author(s) By Alexie, Sherman
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ISBN-13 9781922070074
ISBN-10 1922070076
Stock Available
Status Title is temporarily out of stock
Publisher Scribe Publications
Imprint Scribe Publications
Publication Date 26 September 2012
Publication Country Australia Australia
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Alexie, Sherman
Category Fiction
Modern Fiction
Short Stories
Number of Pages 478
Dimensions Width: 136mm
Height: 212mm
Spine: 30mm
Weight 436g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Short Stories & Fiction Anthologies
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 813.54
Catalogue Code 315167

Description of this Book

Sherman Alexie's stature as a writer has soared over the course of his twenty-book, twenty-year career. His wide-ranging, acclaimed books, from The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven to the PEN/Faulkner award-winning War Dances, have established him as a star in modern literature. In Blasphemy, the daring, versatile, funny, and outrageous Alexie showcases all his talents. Half of the stories here are beloved classics, including 'What Your Pawn I Will Redeem', 'This Is What It Means to Say Phoenix, Arizona', 'The Toughest Indian in the World', and 'War Dances'. The other half are brand-new stories, fresh and quintessentially Alexie, about donkey basketball leagues, lethal wind turbines, the reservation, marriage, and all species of contemporary American warriors. An indispensable collection for devoted fans and first-time readers alike, Blasphemy reminds us, on every thrilling page, why Sherman Alexie is one of America's greatest contemporary writers and a true master of the short story.

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Author's Bio

Sherman Alexie is the author of Reservation Blues, Indian Killer, The Toughest Indian in the World, Ten Little Indians, Flight, The Lone Ranger, Tonto Fistfight in Heaven, War Dances and The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, which won the National Book Award for Young People's Literature.

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