Product DescriptionHow long can one girl handle the whole Ancient World by herself?
“A plan began clotting in what our biology teacher called Wetware—my brain. What if I went to Concho Mountain and confronted the Ancient? What if I gave every stinking piece of old history back and ordered him to leave? Was that normal thinking …me hashing it out with someone that almost didn’t exist?”
Silki A young Navajo girl thought she’d made up Wol-la-chee the Ancient Ant Man on one of her horseback rides with her best friend Birdie. When Wol-la-chee shrieks into her life one summer day on Concho Mountain Silki’s world turns upside down. With her family pushing her toward more responsibility and respect for her heritage how can Silki find the time to solve this new and frightening mystery? If Birdie thinks Silki has gotten her real and unreal mixed up will that push the two girls apart or bring them back together?
Jodi Lea Stewart grew up smelling cedar berries and cattle pens on a mega-acre ranch wedged between the Navajo Nation and the White Mountain Apache Tribe Reservation. Her friends were Native American and Hispanic with a few Anglos thrown in for good measure. A little wild and definitely crazy Jodi climbed giant petroglyph-etched boulders sang to chickens and galloped the winds of her imagination through the arroyos and mountains of the Arizona high country.