Tonight! Meet this year’s one Maryland One Book Selection author: Sherman Alexie!
MEET SHERMAN ALEXIE!
September 22, 2011
@ 7:00 p.m.
Todd Performing Arts Center
Come out and meet Sherman Alexie, author of The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, this year’s One Maryland One Book selection. Alexie will give a talk and Q&A, followed by a book signing. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis.
This program is brought to you by the Maryland Humanities Council and coordinated locally by Chesapeake College in partnership with Page Turners: Girls who Read to Achieve, Cecile Weich, Esq., the Queen Anne’s County Chamber of Commerce, Talbot County Free Library, and the Caroline County Free Library.
NOTE: Alexie will also appear at the National Book Festival on September 25th in Washington DC on the Mall, sponsored by the Library of Congress. You’ll find the Maryland Center for the Book in the popular Pavilion of States.
One Maryland One Book Resources
- Learn more about Sherman Alexie and True Diary
- View our Teacher’s Guide, our Reader’s Guide, and more on our Readers’ Resources page.
Read what others are saying:
- Our “Family that Reads Together” blog offers views from each member of the Derlan family. Bill Derlan is an editor at the Cumberland Times-News. Sharon Derlan teaches English at Northen Garrett High School. Thier son, Ben, is a Junior at Allegany High School
- “An Indian Visits the Talbot County Free Library”, by Bill Peak, who works at the Talbot County Free Library and writes a monthly article for the Star Democrat.
Discount at Barnes & Noble
Visit any Maryland Barnes & Noble store from September 25 to October 2, 2011, to receive a 10% discount on The Absolutley True Diary of a Part Time Indian by Sherman Alexie. Please note: This offer is valid only in Maryland stores and is not valid at barnesandnoble.com, Barnes & Noble College bookstores, or for eBooks. Members may use thier member card to receive an additional 10% off.