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Author Preus, Margi.

Title Heart of a samurai : a novel inspired by a true adventure on the high seas / Margi Preus.

Publication Info. Prince Frederick, MD : Recorded Books, p2011.


Location Call No. Status
 Colchester, Cragin Memorial Library - Children's Department  J BKCD PRE    Check Shelf
Edition Unabridged.
Description 5 audio discs (6 hr., 25 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Compact disc.
Performer Read by James Yacgashi.
Summary In 1841, rescued by an American whaler after a terrible shipwreck leaves him and his four companions castaways on a remote island, fourteen-year-old Manjiro, who dreams of becoming a samurai, learns new laws and customs as he becomes the first Japanese person to set foot in the United States.
Note GMD: sound recording.
Subject Nakahama, Manjirō, 1827-1898 -- Juvenile fiction.
Whaling -- Juvenile fiction.
Samurai -- Juvenile fiction.
Japanese -- United States -- Juvenile fiction.
Japan -- Relations -- United States -- Juvenile fiction.
United States -- Relations -- Japan -- Juvenile fiction.
Genre/Form Young adult fiction -- Sound recordings.
Compact discs.
Audiobooks -- Juvenile fiction.
Added Author Yaegashi, James.
ISBN 9781456136130
Music No. C6158 Recorded Books
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