by Maya SnowBook : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction  |  1st ed
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exciting adventure for grades 4-7   (2011-01-01)
This is now one
A nice addition to any library.   (2009-11-12)
Though the plot can be a bit plodding, this is a compelling book. Two well-to-do sisters, daughters of a Jito in feudal Japan, run away when their wicked uncle kills their father and takes his title. To hide from their uncle, they escape to a school for Samurai,...
exciting adventure for girls and boys   (2009-07-17)
This is the start of a new series set in ancient Japan during the time of the Samurai. I love historical fiction - for me, it brings to life what it might have felt like to live in another time. But many kids want action, conflict and intrigue to pull them into a story. Well, this has it all - a great...