Fast-paced and full of adventure, this fascinating, true story is based on a real incident that occurred in 1841, and follows a young Japanese boy as he travels from Japan to America and back to Japan.

Heart of a Samurai 2012, Harry N. Abrams, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9781419702006

Trade paperback

Heart of a Samurai 2010, Amulet Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780810989818