Tamora Pierce is the critically acclaimed author of fantasy fiction for teenagers, known for stories featuring young heroines. Her first book series, The Song of the Lioness, followed the main character Alanna through the trials and triumphs of training as a knight. She is also the author of the bestselling Beka Cooper trilogy, as well as the Immortals Quartet (also referred to as the Wild Magic series of books).
Alanna, la guerrera (Alanna: The First Adventure)by Tamora Pierce, Eleonora Escudero (Translator)
Call it fate, call it intuition, or just call it common sense, but somehow young Alanna knows she isn't meant to become some proper lady cloistered in a convent. Instead, she wants to be a great warrior maidena female knight. But in the land of Tortall, women aren't allowed to train as warriors. So Alanna finds a way to switch places with her twin, Thom, and take his place as a knight in training at the palace of King Roald.
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