The ninja stood still in the shadows. Very still. Footsteps approached, and he held his breath. First two guards, then the warlord. He quickly threw two shuriken, which brushed the guards' necks as if a fly had flown by.
Learn all about what makes a great ninja in Fearless Warriors: Ninja.
Discover the customs and traditions, the training and the stars of the most secret profession of Japan. The series examines some of history's most fearless fighters.
It looks at their training, weapons and fighting methods, as well as examining some of their most famous battles and fiercest warriors.
Each title has sections focusing on aspects of their training, their battles or biographies of individual warriors.
A useful timeline and a quiz to test your knowledge are at the back of each book.
Ideal for readers aged 9 and up.
1FPJ Japan, 4KHN For National Curriculum Key Stage 3, 5AK Interest age: from c 9 years, YNH History & the past: general interest (Children's / Teenage), YNJ Warfare, battles, armed forces (Children's / Teenage)