“The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time India” by Sherman Alexie was first published in 2007. The book was illustrated by Ellen Forney.
It is a young adult novel that has won several literary awards since its publication. It was Alexie’s first young adult novel. Alexie is a screenwriter, stand-up comedian, songwriter, and a film producer.
Before writing this novel, the author had already written adult novel, poems, screenplays, and short stories.
According to the author he wrote this novel because he had been repeatedly asked by several teachers, librarians, and teenagers to write one young adult novel.
Literature Help: The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian
Chapter One: Introduction
Chapter Two: Plot Overview
Chapter Three: Characters
Chapter Four: Complete Summary
Chapter Five: Critical Analysis