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I Am Apache by Tanya Landman

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After watching helplessly as Mexican raiders brutally murder her little brother, fourteen-year-old Siki is filled with a desire for vengeance and chooses to turn away from a woman’s path to become a warrior of her Apache tribe.

Though some men, like envious Keste, wish to see Siki fail, she passes test after test, and her skills grow under the guidance of her tribe’s greatest warrior, Golahka. But Keste begins to whisper about Siki’s father’s dishonorable death, and even as Siki earns her place among the warriors, she senses a dark secret in her past — one that will throw into doubt everything she knows.

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YA writer. Voracious reader. Feminist. Home educator. Addicted to tea and Twitter.

4 thoughts on “I Am Apache by Tanya Landman

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  2. wow! this book sounds great. I’ve read quite a few of Tanya Landmans books!
    *Could you reply to my comment on the previous post please?*

  3. Here’s the UK edition of this OUTSTANDING novel – many thanks for the reminder: http://www.hive.co.uk/book/apache/9152053/

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