Works by Sherman Alexie



The Business of Fancydancing: Stories and Poems. Brooklyn, NY: Hanging Loose Press, 1992. 

Old Shirts and New Skins. Los Angeles: American Indian Studies Center, University of California, Los Angeles, 1993.

First Indian on the Moon. Brooklyn, NY: Hanging Loose Press, 1993.  

The Summer of Black Widows. Brooklyn, NY: Hanging Loose Press, 1996. 

One Stick Song. Brooklyn, NY: Hanging Loose Press, 2000.

Limited Edition Chapbooks

I Would Steal Horses. Niagara Falls, NY: Slipstream Press, 1992. 

Seven Mourning Songs for the Cedar Flute I Have Yet to Learn to Play. Spokane: Whitman College Book Arts Press,     1994.

Water Flowing Home. Boise, ID: Limberlost Press, 1996. 

The Man Who Loves Salmon. Boise, ID: Limberlost Press, 1998. 

Dangerous Astronomy. Boise, ID: Limberlost Press, 2005. 

Wicazo Sa Review “In Response to Elizabeth Cook-Lynn’s Pronouncement That I One of the New, Angry (Warriors) Kind of Like Norman Schwarzkopf and Rush Limbaugh.” Wicazo Sa Review 9.2 (Autumn 1993): 9.

Short Story Collections

The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven. New York: Atlantic Monthly Press, 1993.

The Toughest Indian in the World. New York: Atlantic Monthly Press, 2000. 

Ten Little Indians. New York: Grove Press, 2003.


Reservation Blues. New York: Warner Books, 1995. 

Indian Killer. New York: Warner Books, 1996. 

Flight.  New York: Black Cat. 2007.

Young Adult Novels

The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian. Boston: Little, Brown, 2007.


Smoke Signals: The Screenplay. Hyperion, 1998. 

The Business of Fancydancing: The Screenplay. Brooklyn, NY: Hanging Loose Press, 2003.

Selected Essays

“Superman and Me.” Los Angeles Times 19 April 1998. 26 Feb. 2008 < superman.html>.

“I Hated Tonto (Still Do).” Los Angeles Times 28 June 1998. 26 Feb. 2008 <>.

“Some of My Best Friends.” Rev. of Ian Frazier’s On The Rez. Los Angeles Times 23 Jan. 2000. 26 Feb. 2008 <>.

“What Sacagawea Means to Me.” Time 30 June 2002. 26 Feb. 2008 <>.

“When the Story Stolen Is Your Own.” Time 29 Jan. 2006. 26 Feb. 2008 < time/magazine/article/0,9171,1154221,00.html>

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