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Book Review: The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian

I love young adult books and I love getting book recommendations from people who's opinions I trust and whose tastes I share. And that is how The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie fell into my lap. Fourteen-year-old Junior is an artist, a cartoon artist to be exact, who desperately wants… Continue reading Book Review: The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian

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Indigenous Peoples’ Week: American Indians in (Children’s) Literature

I’m a huge fan of kid lit and YA books. (Isn’t everyone?) There are a few books from my childhood and early teen years that stick out because of how many times I read them, how strongly I connected with them, and how much I treasured them. And you know what? It turns out my… Continue reading Indigenous Peoples’ Week: American Indians in (Children’s) Literature