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Review: The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven

User Review  - Andersreads - Goodreads

I know that this book was highly praised when it came out. although I enjoyed the humor, poetic language, and the feel for life on the reservation, I was distracted by the lack of plot in many of the ... Read full review

Review: The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven

User Review  - John Orman - Goodreads

Life on the Spokane Indian reservation is portrayed here, the basis for the movie Smoke Signals. Fantasy and reality are interwoven in these stories. "I wish I lived closer to the river, to the falls whre ghosts of salmon jump.I wish I could sleep. I know how all my dreams end anyway." Read full review

Review: The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven

User Review  - Christina - Goodreads

Uneven but funny, moving at times. Glad I finally got around to reading it. Read full review

Review: The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven

User Review  - J. Trott - Goodreads

The sad humor is great. The way some stories avoid realism and offer metaphorical truth instead is cool. I'd say that it's a little repetitive as a collection though. Read full review

Review: The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven

User Review  - Clinton - Goodreads

Reminiscent of Annie Proulx's CLOSE RANGE. Need to read an Alexie novel. Read full review

Review: The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven

User Review  - Elinor - Goodreads

We read this in our book club, and found it brilliant but depressing. Although billed as "darkly comic" the comic bits are few and far between. The author Sherman Alexie does a brilliant job of ... Read full review

Review: The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven

User Review  - Oscar - Goodreads

This book was pretty good. It was a collection of a bunch of little stories by Sherman Alexie. They were all about Indians, and they seemed to all be related to the same subjects. Alcohal, basketball and ancient Indian traditions. Read full review

Review: The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven

User Review  - Mia Palmer - Goodreads

The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven was a very informing book about the lives of native Americans and the struggles through certain selected characters. In ways I liked the way the author ... Read full review

Review: The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven

User Review  - carla - Goodreads

Some of the short stories are brilliant in this collection and others so-so. You can almost see Mr. Alexie growing into his voice as an author Read full review

Review: The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven

User Review  - Colin Tupper - Goodreads

Fantastic collection of short stories. Fantastic discourse of the aboriginal community seen through the eyes of insiders and outsiders. MUST READ. Read full review


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