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Story Stats

Rating: 4
Grade Level: 3, 4, 5
Page count: 6


Joy Powell

Appeared in

Cricket Magazine Vol 19, Num 3, Nov 1991

Story Summary

Tanana and Tabuce, two young Yosemite girls, run to warn their village that white men are coming but their heroism is bittersweet when they realize their beloved grandmother won't make the escape journey with them.