The Sacrifice by Diane Matcheck
  

The Sacrifice

Written by Diane Matcheck
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Synopsis

The Sacrifice by Diane Matcheck

An Apsaalooka (Crow) Indian girl has lived her life as a virtual outcast, overshadowed by her dead twin brother, who it was prophesied would become a great leader. One night, she sets off on a journey to prove to her people and herself that she is the one destined for greatness.

Reviews

Matcheck makes a stunning debut in a survival story that reveals not only the dangers of the wilderness but the risks to the human heart . . . Readers will not only have a sense of place, they will be gripped by many of the same emotions. - Starred, Booklist

[A] thoroughly credible portrait of an arrogant girl's metamorphosis into a teachable, worthy woman, whom readers will believe is indeed capable of greatness. - Publishers Weekly

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
197 pages

Author

Diane Matcheck
More books by Diane Matcheck

Publisher

Bloomsbury Publishing PLC

Publication date

24th March 1999

ISBN

9780747541592


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