New Authors     New Books     Coming Soon     Most Popular     Top Authors    
     New Books     Coming Soon     
Sherman Alexie's picture

Sherman Alexie


(Sherman J Alexie, Jr)
USA flag (1966 - )

Sherman Joseph Alexie, Jr. is a poet, writer, bare knuckle boxer, and occasional comedian. Much of his writing draws on his experiences as a Native American growing up on the Spokane Indian reservation. He currently lives in Seattle, Washington.
 
Non fiction
thumbthumb
 
Anthologies containing stories by Sherman Alexie
thumb
 
Short stories
Distances (1993)Bram Stoker (nominee)


Awards
Bram Stoker Best Short Story nominee (1994) : Distances
International IMPAC Dublin Literary Awards Best Novel nominee (1997) : Reservation Blues
PEN/Faulkner Award for fiction Best Book winner (2010) : War Dances


Sherman Alexie recommends
thumb
Th1rteen R3asons Why (2007)
Jay Asher
"A mystery, eulogy, and ceremony."
thumb
Night Train (2008)
Lise Erdrich
"Beautiful and rowdy, this book challenged, entertained, thrilled and scared me. I look forward to Lise Erdrich's long and glorious career."
thumb
What We Are (2010)
Peter Nathaniel Malae
"A roller-coaster ride inside the haunted house of American multicultural sin and shame. Violent and smart and funny, I am excited by this new writer."
thumb
Hold Me Closer, Necromancer (2010)
(Necromancer, book 1)
Lish McBride
"This is a SCARY funny book OR a FUNNY scary book. In either case, it is a GREAT book. I love it."
thumb
Domesticated Wild Things (2013)
Xhenet Aliu
"Extremely funny and mordant."
thumb
Bream Gives Me Hiccups (2015)
Jesse Eisenberg
"Brilliantly witty, deeply intelligent, and just plain hilarious."

Visitors to this page also looked at these authors