Describe Mijax from "Julie Of The Wolves".

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Miyax Kapugen  is Julie Edwards.  Miyax is her native name and Julie is her modernized name.  She is a 13 year-old girl.  She has run away from her home because she is being forced into a pre-arranged marriage. Julie faces her challenges as a scientist might face finding a solution to a problem.  Her behavior demonstrates her courage.  She runs to escape a life she does not believe in and this takes a lot of courage.  Julie,also know as Miyax, is "patient, intelligent, observant, and self-reliant. Although she is frightened by being lost, she pushes away her fear and husbands her resources, both material and spiritual."  In this novel, Julie matures and learns a lot about life and what is and isn't important to her.

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