Companion Book Selected:
In addition to the selection of War Dances by Sherman Alexie as the fall 2011 choice by One Book/One New Paltz and the SUNY New Paltz Common Summer Reading Program, a second book by Alexie, The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, has been added. Alexie was inspired by his own childhood experiences in writing Part-Time Indian and creates an adolescent hero filled with humor and charm, appealing to both teenage and adult readers.
- For a list of Native American adult fiction at the Sojourner Truth Library at SUNY – New Paltz Click Here.
- For a list of Native American Juvenile and Young Adult fiction at the Sojourner Truth Library at SUNY – New Paltz Click Here
- For a list of Native American Juvenile/Young Adult fiction at a Mid-Hudson Public Library Click Here.
- For a list of Native American Adult fiction at a Mid-Hudson Public Library Click Here.
- For a list of Native American Websites compiled by the New York State Library Click Here.
- From the Libraries Digital Collections at the University of Washington, this site explores the history and cultural traditions
of the Coeur d’Alene. Click Here. Researched and written by Rodney Frey, associate professor of anthropology
at the University of Idaho.
- The Official Website of the Coeur d’Alene Tribe
- The Children of the Sun: The Spokane Tribe