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Author Fussell, Sandy.

Title White crane / Sandy Fussell ; [illustrated by Rhian Nest James].

Imprint Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2010.

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Location Call No. Status OPAC Message Public Note Gift Note
 Moore Children's & Young Adult Collection  CH/YA Fic Fussel Whi 2010        Gift of Susan Mandel Glazer
Edition 1st U.S. ed.
Description 237 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Series Samurai kids ; [bk. 1]
Fussell, Sandy. Samurai kids ; bk. 1.
Summary Even though he has only one leg, Niya Moto is studying to be a samurai, and his five fellow-students are similarly burdened, but sensei Ki-Yaga, an ancient but legendary warrior, teaches them not only physical skills but mental and spiritual ones as well, so that they are well-equipped to face their most formidable opponents at the annual Samurai Games.
Audience Middle Grade.
Study Program Accelerated Reader 3.8.
Reading Counts! 3.3.
Audience 590 Lexile.
Awards A Junior Library Guild selection.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR MG 3.8 5.0 138408.
Contents Chapter One. Little Cockroaches -- Chapter Two. Bad Breath and Big Feet -- Chapter Three. Egg Roll -- Chapter Four. Tiger's Whiskers -- Chapter Five. Sword Master -- Chapter Six. Horse's Mouth -- Chapter Seven. Boy from the Village -- Chapter Eight. Gembuku: Coming of Age -- Chapter Nine. Rat Boy -- Chapter Ten. Nezume's Way -- Chapter Eleven. Tsurugidake Temple -- Chapter Twelve. Samurai Games: Day One -- Chapter Thirteen. Samurai Games: Day Two -- Chapter Fourteen. Battle of the Dragon.
Provenance Gift of Susan Mandel Glazer
Subject Samurai -- Juvenile fiction.
People with disabilities -- Juvenile fiction.
Contests -- Juvenile fiction.
Schools -- Juvenile fiction.
Japan -- Juvenile fiction.
People with disabilities.
Genre/Form Fiction.
Historical fiction.
Juvenile works.
Added Author James, Rhian Nest, 1962- illustrator.
ISBN 9780763645038
9780763653460 (pbk.)
0763653462 (pbk.)