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Based on 22 Ratings and 6 Reviews

Book Description
Armed with a needle for a sword, Issunboshi, the one-inch boy, becomes bodyguard to the Prime Minister's beautiful daughter, Miyuki. On the day she asks him to journey to the Shrine of Ise, where she will pray for a husband, his heart shatters for he is in love. How can the one-inch warrior of this classic Japanese folktale prove his worth to the lovely princess? To this day, all over Japan, the s... More
Book Information
PublisherIsland Heritage Publishing
BindingUnknown Binding (5 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages68
Publication Date10/1987
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About Robert A. Spicer (Adapter, Author) : Robert A. Spicer is a published author of children's books. Published credits of Robert A. Spicer include Issunboshi.
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About Robert B Goodman (Adapter, Author) : Robert B Goodman is a published author and a photographer of children's books. Published credits of Robert B Goodman include Issunboshi, The richest man in Babylon (An Island heritage book).
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About George Suyeoka (Author, Illustrator) : George Suyeoka is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of George Suyeoka include Issunboshi, Momotaro.
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