The Resource Blasphemy

Blasphemy

Label
Blasphemy
Title
Blasphemy
Statement of responsibility
Sherman Alexie
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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 You 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
Summary
A collection of thirty-one new and selected short stories by Native American author Sherman Alexie
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2012.
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10141140
Cataloging source
BT
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1966-
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Alexie, Sherman
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
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  • Fiction
  • Literature
  • Short Stories
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
new and selected stories
Label
Blasphemy
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:a167d965-a1fa-4071-adcb-eaee815e1405
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781921942969
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Blasphemy
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:a167d965-a1fa-4071-adcb-eaee815e1405
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9781921942969
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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