In 1851 Olive Oatman was a thirteen-year old pioneer traveling west toward Zion, with her Mormon family. Within a decade, she was a white Indian with a chin tattoo, caught between cultures. The Blue Tattoo tells the harrowing story of this forgotten heroine of frontier America. Orphaned when her family was brutally killed by Yavapai Indians, Oatman lived as a slave to her captors for a year before being traded to the Mohave, who tattooed her face and raised her as their own.
Read your way across the USA! One YA book set in each state. How many states have you "visited?" Originally posted on <a href="http://www.epicreads.com/blog/the-united-states-of-ya/" target="_blank">Epic Reads.</a>
A Million Little Ways: Uncover the Art You Were Made to Live By Emily P. Freeman
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