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Young samurai [electronic resource] : the way of the sword / Chris Bradford.

Bradford, Chris. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781423140870 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1423140877 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (267 p.)
  • Publisher: New York : Disney/Hyperion Books, [2011]

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Formatted Contents Note: Prologue-dokujutsu -- Knucklebones -- The rutter -- The daruma wish -- A grain of rice -- Circle of three -- The invitation -- Randori -- Submission -- Fudoshin -- The nightingale floor -- The golden tearoom -- Tamashiwari -- Origami -- Intruder -- Sensei Kano -- Mugan ryu -- Planting seeds -- Irezumi -- Fighting blind -- The Scorpion Gang -- Temple of the Peaceful Dragon -- Maple leaf viewing -- Breaking boards -- Trail by wood and fire -- More than a piece of paper -- The gauntlet -- The selection -- Break-in -- The decoy -- Sticky hands -- Yuki gassen -- Scorpions vs. Phoenix -- Mushin -- Ganjitsu -- Hatsuhimode -- The net widens -- Body challenge -- Running on empty -- Yori -- The eyes of Buddha -- Mind over matter -- First blood -- Escape -- Interrogation -- Dim Mak -- Mountain monk -- Spirit combat -- The challenge -- the dueling ground -- No sword -- Kunoichi -- Sasori -- The way of the Dragon.
Summary, etc.: In 1611 Japan, English orphan Jack Fletcher continues his difficult training at Niten Ichi Ryu Samurai School, while also trying to get back the rutter, his father's navigational logbook, that an evil ninja wants to possess.
Awards Note: A Junior Library Guild selection
Subject: Samurai > Juvenile fiction.
Martial arts > Juvenile fiction.
British > Japan > Juvenile fiction.
Orphans > Juvenile fiction.
Ninja > Juvenile fiction.
Adventure stories.
Japan > History > Tokugawa period, 1600-1868 > Juvenile fiction.
Samurai > Fiction.
Martial arts > Fiction.
British > Japan > Fiction.
Orphans > Fiction.
Ninja > Fiction.
Adventure and adventurers > Fiction.
Japan > History > Tokugawa period, 1600-1868 > Fiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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