The Resource War dances, by Sherman Alexie

War dances, by Sherman Alexie

Label
War dances
Title
War dances
Statement of responsibility
by Sherman Alexie
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of short stories includes the title story, in which a famous writer, who just learned he may have a brain tumor, must decide how to care for his distant, American Indian father who is slowly dying
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
PEN-Faulkner Award, 2010.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
324112
Cataloging source
IEB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Alexie, Sherman
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
790
Literary form
short stories
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Short stories
  • Short stories, American
  • Indians of North America
  • Spokane Indians
  • Coeur d'Alene Indians
Target audience
adult
Label
War dances, by Sherman Alexie
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • Ode to small-town sweethearts
  • The senator's son
  • Another proclamation
  • Invisible dog on a leash
  • Home of the braves
  • The ballad of Paul Nonetheless
  • On airplanes
  • Big bang theory
  • Ode for pay phones
  • Fearful symmetry
  • The limited
  • Ode to mix tapes
  • Roman Catholic haiku
  • Looking glass
  • Salt
  • Food chain
  • Breaking and entering
  • Go, ghost, go
  • Bird-watching at night
  • After building the Lego 'Star Wars' Ultimate Death Star
  • War dances
  • The theology of reptiles
  • Catechism
Control code
ocn436289590
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
209 p.
Isbn
9780802119193
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
System control number
(OCoLC)436289590
Label
War dances, by Sherman Alexie
Publication
Contents
  • Ode to small-town sweethearts
  • The senator's son
  • Another proclamation
  • Invisible dog on a leash
  • Home of the braves
  • The ballad of Paul Nonetheless
  • On airplanes
  • Big bang theory
  • Ode for pay phones
  • Fearful symmetry
  • The limited
  • Ode to mix tapes
  • Roman Catholic haiku
  • Looking glass
  • Salt
  • Food chain
  • Breaking and entering
  • Go, ghost, go
  • Bird-watching at night
  • After building the Lego 'Star Wars' Ultimate Death Star
  • War dances
  • The theology of reptiles
  • Catechism
Control code
ocn436289590
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
209 p.
Isbn
9780802119193
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
System control number
(OCoLC)436289590

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