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  • 2 of 3 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 2 copies available at Hood River County Library District.

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Summary:

"More than a hundred years ago, a boy named Samkad thinks he knows everything about the world. He knows the mountains he lives in. He knows his people. He knows his blood enemy, the Mangili. And he wants to become a man, to be given his own shield, spear and axe to fight with. His best friend, Luki, wants all the same things - but she is a girl, and no girl has ever become a warrior. But everything changes when a new boy arrives in the village. He calls himself Samkad's brother, yet he knows nothing of the ways of the mountain. And he brings news of a people called 'Americans', who are bringing war and destruction right to his home..."--
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Cascade Locks Library J FIC GOURLAY (Text) 33892100654574 Children's Fiction Book None 01/03/2020 Available -
Hood River County Library J FIC GOURLAY (Text) 33892100654616 Children's Fiction Book None 12/31/2019 Checked out 10/29/2021

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781338349634
  • ISBN: 1338349635
  • Physical Description: 255 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Scholastic Inc., 2019.

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General Note:
Originally published : 2018.
Summary, etc.:
"More than a hundred years ago, a boy named Samkad thinks he knows everything about the world. He knows the mountains he lives in. He knows his people. He knows his blood enemy, the Mangili. And he wants to become a man, to be given his own shield, spear and axe to fight with. His best friend, Luki, wants all the same things - but she is a girl, and no girl has ever become a warrior. But everything changes when a new boy arrives in the village. He calls himself Samkad's brother, yet he knows nothing of the ways of the mountain. And he brings news of a people called 'Americans', who are bringing war and destruction right to his home..."-- Publisher's description.
Subject: Boys > Juvenile fiction.
Villages > Philippines > Juvenile fiction.
Tribes > Philippines > Juvenile fiction.
Philippines > History > 1812-1898 > Juvenile fiction.
Philippines > History > Philippine American War, 1899-1902 > Juvenile fiction.
Boys > Fiction.
Villages > Philippines > Fiction.
Tribes > Philippines > Fiction.
Philippines > History > 1812-1898 > Fiction.
Philippines > History > Philippine American War, 1899-1902 > Fiction.
Genre: Bildungsromans.
Historical fiction.

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