Sherman Alexie

A National Book Award-winning author, poet, and filmmaker, Sherman has been named one of Granta's Best Young American Novelists and has been lauded by The Boston Globe as "an important voice in American literature." He is one of the most well known and beloved literary writers of his generation, with works such as The Long Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven and Reservoir Blues and has received numerous awards and citations, including the PEN/Malamud Award for Fiction and the Lila Wallace-Reader's Digest Award.


Garden State Teen Book Award Nominated in 2010

California Young Reader Medal Won in 2010

Young Reader's Choice Award Nominated in 2010

Volunteer State Book Award Nominated in 2009

SCASL Book Award (South Carolina) Nominated in 2009

California Young Reader Medal Nominated in 2009

Boston Globe-Horn Book Awards Won in 2008

Great Lakes' Great Books Award Won in 2008

Washington State Book Award Won in 2008

Pacific Northwest Bookseller Awards Won in 2008

Publishers Weekly Best Children's Books Won in 2007

National Book Awards Won in 2007

School Library Journal Best Books of the Year Won in 2007

Los Angeles Times Book Prizes Nominated in 2007

Publishers Weekly Best Books of the Year Won in 2007

International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award Nominated in 1997

American Book Award Won in 1996

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