The Question and Answer section for The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Junior was born with water on the brain.
I was born with water on the brain.
Okay, so that's not exactly true. I was actually born with too much cerebral spinal fluid inside my skull. But cerebral spinal fluid is just the doctors' fancy way of...
This is a pretty broad question for this short-answer forum. You will need a more specific question for this forum.
Junior has trouble reconciling his Indian heritage with attending a largely white school. Junior feels pressure from both cultures to assimilate into one. Junior feels caught between two identities that he must struggle to bring together.