Jack Fletcher is shipwrecked off the coast of Japan, his beloved father and the crew lie slaughtered by ninja pirates.

Rescued by a legendary master swordsman and brought under his wing, Jack begins the grueling physical and psychological training needed to become a samurai. Life at Samurai school is fraught with difficulty for Jack who is bullied and treated as an outcast.

With his friend the remarkable, beautiful Akiko at his side and all the courage he can muster, Jack has to prove himself. Will he be able to face deadly rivals and challenges that will test him to his very limits?
Hardcover, 368 pages
Published on March 3, 2009 by Disney-Hyperion
ISBN-10: 1423118715
ISBN-13: 9781423118718
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  • howls
    howlsFriday, August 7, 2020 at 9:08 am55 stars
    Ok so your 12 and in like 1700 s and you have yellow hair and blue eyes and you are on the way to Japan with you dad and his crew and then a storm hits and ninjas show up and want to take your dad's dairy and it has all the trade runs in it and the ninjas kill every one but you and you have the book and wake up in some one home and they have been looking after you but every one only knows Japanese but you and then you learn Japanese and are adopted by one of the best samurai in the world and with his son and little girl to get the ninja who killed you dad the cogonelow ( Dragon eye) I loved this book and now all the books 📚📚📚 100000/5❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤