Sherman Alexie to release 'Thunder Boy Jr.' picture book in 2016

Cover art for "Thunder Boy Jr." Image from Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

Author Sherman Alexie will release his first picture book for young readers in May 2016.

"Thunder Boy Jr." tells the story of a young boy with the same name as his father. It is illustrated by Yuyi Morales.

Alexie's novel for young adults, "The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian," won the National Book Award in 2007.

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