The Way of the Warrior (Young Samurai, Book 1)

Author: Chris Bradford

  • Puffin
  • Format: Paperback
  • Published: 07 Aug 2008
  • Series: Young Samurai
  • Recommended Age: 11 - 15 years
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August 1611. Jack Fletcher is shipwrecked off the coast of Japan - his beloved father and the crew lie slaughtered by ninja pirates.

Rescued by the legendary sword master Masamoto Takeshi, Jack's only hope is to become a samurai warrior. And so his training begins.

But life at the samurai school is a constant fight for survival. Even with his friend Akiko by his side, Jack is singled out by bullies and treated as an outcast.

With courage in his heart and his sword held high, can Jack prove himself and face his deadliest rival yet?

Young Samurai: The Way of the Warrior is the first title in the Young Samurai series.

Book 1: Young Samurai: The Way of the Warrior

Book 2: Young Samurai: The Way of the Sword

Book 3: Young Samurai: The Way of the Dragon

Book 4: Young Samurai: The Ring of Earth

Watch the Spinebreakers video; Chris Bradford's writing tips.

Product details

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN: 9780141324302
  • Size: 129 x 198mm
  • Pages: 352
  • Published: 07 Aug 2008
  • Publisher: Puffin
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