The Resource The woman who rides like a man, Tamora Pierce

The woman who rides like a man, Tamora Pierce

Label
The woman who rides like a man
Title
The woman who rides like a man
Statement of responsibility
Tamora Pierce
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From Tamora Pierce, the third book in the Song of the Lioness Quartet, honored with the Margaret A. Edwards Award. Newly knighted, Alanna of Trebond seeks adventure in the vast desert of Tortall. Captured by fierce desert dwellers, she is forced to prove herself in a duel to the death either she will be killed or she will be inducted into the tribe. Although she triumphs, dire challenges lie ahead. As her mysterious fate would have it, Alanna soon becomes the tribe's first female shaman despite the desert dwellers grave fear of the foreign woman warrior. Alanna must fight to change the ancient tribal customs of the desert tribes for their sake and for the sake of all Tortall."
Member of
Summary
On her first tour as a knight errant, Alanna assumes a position of influence with a fierce desert people, makes some changes in the role of women in the society, and continues her own emotional development
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
080119
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pierce, Tamora
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
790
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Song of the lioness
Series volume
0003
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Knights and knighthood
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The woman who rides like a man, Tamora Pierce
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
195 pages
Isbn
9781862917354
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(Sirsi) a448400
Label
The woman who rides like a man, Tamora Pierce
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
195 pages
Isbn
9781862917354
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(Sirsi) a448400

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