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Moribito

Guardian of the Spirit

by Nahoko Uehashi

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Published by Arthur A. Levine Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fantasy

  • About the Edition

    The wandering warrior Balsa is hired to protect Prince Chagum from both a mysterious monster and the prince"s father, the Mikado.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Nahoko Uehashi ; [translation by Cathy Hirano] ; [illustrations by Yuko Shimizu].
    ContributionsHirano, Cathy., Shimizu, Yuko, 1965- ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.U277 Mo 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22549573M
    ISBN 109780545005425, 9780545005432
    LC Control Number2007036383

      Moribito Guardian of the Spirit (Book): Uehashi, Nahoko: The wandering warrior Balsa is hired to protect Prince Chagum from both a mysterious monster and the prince's father, the Mikado. out of 5 stars Moribito: Guardian of the Spirit. Reviewed in Canada on 28 November Verified Purchase. A light novel but the themes of honor, sacrifice, and courage run through this book very well. Will be passing on the recommendations and hope for more of the series will be translated/5(48).

    This newly translated Japanese fantasy has spawned nine sequels, a radio drama, a manga comic book and an anime television series in Japan. In New Yogo, a magical land that vaguely resembles medieval Japan (as a typical Western fantasy vaguely resembles medieval Europe), children and adults work together to save the nation from ravenous demons. The wandering spear-fighting heroine Balsa. Moribito series. likes. The Moribito series is a twelve volume series of Japanese fantasy novels, written by Nahoko Uehashi. The first novel in the.

    The same book was published in English from Arthur A. Levine Books/Scholastic in the summer of , under the title Moribito: Guardian of the Spirit, along with the sequel in Winter, Her recent book, "Kemono no Souja" will be translated into German, Korean, Swedish, Thai and French.   Seirei no Moribito is based on a novel of the same title. You don’t need to read the book before seeing the anime. You don’t need to read the book before seeing the anime. Both are fairly.


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Series: Moribito (Book 1) Paperback: pages; Publisher: Scholastic Paperbacks; Reprint edition (Ap ) Language: English; ISBN ; ISBN ; Product Dimensions: x x 8 inches Shipping Weight: ounces; Customer Reviews: out of 5 stars 65 customer ratings/5(65).

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Get this from a library. Moribito II: Guardian of the Darkness. [Nahoko Uehashi; Cathy Hirano; Yuko Shimizu] -- The wandering female bodyguard Balsa returns to her native country of Kanbal, where she uncovers a conspiracy to frame her mentor and herself.

Moribito: Guardian of the Spirit Booktalk. Grades. 6–8. Watch this video booktalk. When Balsa saw the prince fall from the bridge, her destiny took an unexpected turn. A prince in danger.

A fierce woman warrior and bodyguard with a kind heart. Featured Book. Moribito: Guardian of. Having successfully protected young Prince Chagum in 's Moribito: Guardian of the Spirit, Balsa, a spear-wielding warrior, ventures to her rocky homeland of Kanbal in this sequel.

Once again, Uehashi immerses readers in the culture, traditions, mythology-even diet-of the populace, creating a full, captivating world/5(6).

Guardian of the Spirit (Moribito, book 1) by Nahoko Uehashi - book cover, description, publication : Nahoko Uehashi. Balsa was a wanderer and warrior for hire. Then she rescued a boy flung into a raging river -- and at that moment, her destiny changed.

Now Balsa must protect the boy -- the Prince Chagum -- on his quest to deliver the great egg of the water spirit to its source in the sea.

As they travel across the land of Yogo and discover the truth about the spirit, they find themselves hunted by two deadly /5(21). Moribito: Guardian of the Spirit GUARDIAN OF THE SPIRIT. a boy tumbling from a carriage into the river. But the wandering moribito Balsa recognizes it for what it is: no less than an attempt at assasination.

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You've never read a fantasy novel like this one. The deep well of Japanese myth merges with the Western fantasy tradition for a novel that's as rich in place and Free shipping over $/5(5).

It looks like an accident: a suspension bridge, its cables snapped, a boy tumbling from a carriage into the river. But the wandering moribito Balsa recognizes it for what it is: no less than an attempt at assassination.

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Moribito is a series of Japanese fantasy novels written between and by Nahoko Uehashi. The series follows the adventures of Balsa Yonsa, a wandering warrior woman in a Redemption Quest to save eight lives, and Chagum, the second prince of the New Yogo Empire, in a diverse Asian-inspired universe divided into Sagu the human world and Nayugu the Spirit World.Balsa the spearwoman is a wandering warrior, who takes on the task of saving lives, in atonement for a past sin.

On her journey, she happens to save a prince, and is tasked with becoming his bodyguard. And he is going to need one, for his own father, the emperor, wants him dead. Batchelder Award Winner>.

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