YXE Superstars Read YA

"The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian" by Sherman Alexie.

Host: Zoey Pricelys Roy.

This story centres around Junior, a budding cartoonist growing up on the Spokane Indian Reserve. Junior leaves his troubled school on the rez to attend an all-white farm town high school where the only other Indigenous character is the high school mascot.

Roy has been described as follows, “Activist. Writer. Instigator. Artist. Excellent wearer of hats.”