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1913337170
Book:The long-lost secret diary of the world's worst samurai; Tim Collins; illustrated by Isobel Lundie:2020 Book The long-lost secret diary of the world's worst samurai; Tim Collins; illustrated by Isobel Lundie
The long-lost secret diary of the world's worst samurai; Tim Collins; illustrated by Isobel Lundie
Author: Collins, Tim
Author: Lundie, Isobel
Year: 2020
Language: English
Type: Book
Class Number: JF
Category: Fiction
Publisher: Scribo, 2020
Physical or Electronic: Physical
ISBN: 9781913337179
Notes:
Suki is a 14-year-old girl in 16th century Japan who wants to become a samurai warrior like her father and brother. Despite her disastrous training, when a party of bandits threaten her village when the men are away at war, Suki has to defeat them.
Extent: 202 pages, illustrations (black and white), 20 cm, pbk
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