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The Way of the Warrior (Young Samurai, #1) Jack Fletcher is shipwrecked off the coast of Japan, his beloved father and the crew lie slaughtered by ninja pirates Rescued by a legendary master swordsman and brought under his wing, Jack begins the grueling physical and psychological training needed to become a samurai Life at Samurai school is fraught with difficulty for Jack who is bullied and treated as an outcast With his friend the remarkable, beautiful Akiko at his side and all the courage he can muster, Jack has to prove himself Will he be able to face deadly rivals and challenges that will test him to his very limits Best Download [ The Way of the Warrior (Young Samurai, #1) ] by [ Chris Bradford ] For Kindle ePUB or eBook – wildweaves.co.uk

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  1. Great book, an epic story I bought this for my 9 year old son who has a tast for reading As soon as he finished it he immediately asked for the next book When he sprinted through that one as well I thought I should see what the book is about Growing up in the 80 with movies like American Ninja the fact that Jack Fletcher is British simply made the book better for me , the book did have a bit of a nostalgic feel to it However I did not think that the story have such a high level of authenti Great book, an epic story I bought this for my 9 year old son who has a tast for reading As soon as he finished it he immediately asked for the next book When he sprinted through that one as well I thought I should see what the book is about Growing up in the 80 with movies like American Ninja the fact that Jack Fletcher is British simply made the book better for me , the book did have a bit of a nostalgic feel to it However I did not think that the story have such a high level of authenticity of detail about feudal Japanese culture, and about martial arts themselves It is an action packed story, which perfectly capture the essence of the Samurai and martial arts This is definitely a credit to Chris Bradford s training research.Another great thing about this book is like the book says it is about the journey Jack does not start out as a great warrior or even great warrior material, however his pre Samurai training life leaves him with a strong core which is essential for martial ar...

  2. I wish I were the first to notice, but alas, it s obvious and has been noted by others author Chris Bradford was channeling Harold Potter when he wrote this book Replace orphan Harry with orphan Jack Fletcher, moving from Muggle Land to Wizardry with moving from England to feudal Japan thanks to a shipwreck In place of Dumbledore, insert Masamoto, Master Samurai, and swap Hogwarts for Niten Ichi Ryu, a venerable school populated not with good and evil professors but with good and evil sen I wish I were the first to notice, but alas, it s obvious and has been noted by others author Chris Bradford was channeling Harold Potter when he wrote this book Replace orphan Harry with orphan Jack Fletcher, moving from Muggle Land to Wizardry with moving from England to feudal Japan thanks to a shipwreck In place of Dumbledore, insert Masamoto, Master Samurai, and swap Hogwarts for Niten Ichi Ryu, a venerable school populated not with good and evil professors but with good and evil sensei More How about a funny friend Saburo, not Ron and a pretty friend who s a girl Akiko, not Hermione a bully here Kazuki, there Draco and a killer enemy out for our young hero not He That Shall Not Be Named, but Dragon Eye, a.k.a Dokugan Ryu.Not original, I admit, but still satisfying Why Two reasons Chiefly for the young though adult readers will enjoy the ride is the plot Yes, it s predictable and sometimes pushes the suspension bridge of disbelief, but it s what the people w...

  3. When I first heard about this book, I was like, WOW talk about a fantasy I ve had I so have to read this book It sure wasn t a disappointment either It s not very often I find a book that I just can t put down Right from the start I was invested in the main character, Jack Fletcher The whole story and how Jack behaved I could so relate to So many times in YA novels you read something and go yeah right No 12 year old would react like that I never felt like that while reading this book When I first heard about this book, I was like, WOW talk about a fantasy I ve had I so have to read this book It sure wasn t a disappointment either It s not very often I find a book that I just can t put down Right from the start I was invested in the main character, Jack Fletcher The whole story and how Jack behaved I c...

  4. Revenge is self defeating It will eat away you until there is nothing left The Way of the Warrior is the first in the young adult series Young Samurai, which formed my favourite series during my childhood I still enjoy it now upon rereads and love the culture that Bradford so vividly presents about the culture in feudal Japan.The main characters are students at a Samurai Warrior school, and the book includes the education they received, what classes were valued, and the status each accomplis Revenge is self defeating It will eat away you until there is nothing left The Way of the Warrior is the first in the young adult series Young Samurai, which formed my favourite series during my childhood I still enjoy it now upon rereads and love the culture that Bradford so vividly presents about the culture in feudal Japan.The main characters are students at a Samurai Warrior school, and the book includes the education they received, what classes were valued, and the status each accomplishment meant It ...

  5. English boy shipwrecks in Japan get taken in by a Samurai family and learns Kubodo, this should have been right up my street The only problem is that it s been done before and so much better For anyone who has not read James Clavell s Sh gun you will enjoy this as an easy interesting read, but for those of you who have, this will be a poor lackluster copy that boarders on plagiarism view spoiler The first part of this book covers the journey of a Dutch ship piloted by an English man who uses English boy shipwrecks in Japan get taken in by a Samurai family and learns Kubodo, this should have been right up my street The only problem is that it s been done before and so much better For anyone who has not read James Clavell s Sh gun you will enjoy this as an easy interesting read, but for those of you who have, this will be a poor lackluster copy that boarders on plagiarism view spoiler The first part of this book covers the journey of a Dutch ship piloted by an English man who uses a stolen Portuguese rutter to navigate to the fabled Japans, the ship gets wrecked and the only survivor gets taken in by a samurai family and cared for, he gets taught Japanese by Portuguese priest who hates him for being a Engli...

  6. The beginning did not grab me immediately and I was prioritising other books over this one but I do admit that I was hooked after few chapters Since I m a fan of Japan , this book was really entertaining since it revolves around Japan s tradition...

  7. 4.5 stars Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgment that something else isimportant than fear So amazing, it had all the tropes in a book that I love So I loved it a lot Based on the feudal era Japan, this story takes off when a ship from England, searching for this mysterious land, catch up with a really nasty storm and ends up being dragged to a smaller piece of land While trying to repair the ship, they are attacked by Japanese pirates and all of them are killed 4.5 stars Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgment that something else isimportant than fear So amazing, it had all the tropes in a book that I love So I loved it a lot Based on the feudal era Japan, this story takes off when a ship from England, searching for this mysterious land, catch up with a really nasty storm and ends up being dragged to a smaller piece of land While trying to repair the ship, they are attacked by Japanese pirates and all of them are killed except a twelve year boy named Jack who somehow survives Who is dragged to the land by a s...

  8. What made me start reading Young Samurai was the front cover picture It has a shadow with a sword and some red background which completely caught my eye I thought this book was a genuine idea and really interesting how Jack manages to pass so many challenges without failing What also caught my eye was the back, it said, Jack has to learn to become a Samurai and fight against a ninja called Dokugan Ryu This novel has real characters and not alien like creatures everywhere While reading this What made me start reading Young Samurai was the front cover picture It has a shadow with a sword and some red background which completely caught my eye I thought this book was a genuine idea and really interesting how Jack manages to pass so many challenges without failing What also caught my eye was the back, it said, Jack has to learn to become a Samurai and fight against a ninja called Dokugan Ryu This novel has real characters and not alien like creatures everywhere While reading this story you can also feel the sadness that Jack sometimes feels when he is thinking about his sister that got taken by Dokugan Ryu and now has to live in solitude I also r...

  9. The Way of the Warrior by Chris Bradford Young Samurai Series This felt like quite the well researched book filled with philosophy in an approachable manner I really appreciated the perspectives on different cultures shared in the book and actually marked chapter 8 as the perfect chapter to read aloud to introduce world awareness and developing cultural respect and understanding, even when you don t understand what you re doing initially In another portion of the book, chapter 15, I loved The Way of the Warrior by Chris Bradford Young Samurai Series This felt like quite the well researched book filled with philosophy in an approachable manner I really appreciated the perspectives on different cultures shared in the book and actually marked chapter 8 as the perfect chapter to read aloud to introduce world awareness and developing cultural respect and understanding, even when you don t understand what you re doing initially In another portion of the book, chapter 15, I loved how a boy was learning about how to understand the Japanese culture through their language Understand Japanese, and you understand them Then in cha...

  10. Young Samurai Book 1 Way of the Warrior To tell the truth, I was a bit hesitant to begin with the Young Samurai series in the beginning as I didn t have enough data about the series but mocking me it has secured a righteous and a deserving place in my memorable shelf It s the first book in the Young Samurai series written by Chris Bradford, who himself is an expert in martial arts and the Japanese arts and language The story revolves around a 12 year old Jack Fletcher, a young lively b Young Samurai Book 1 Way of the Warrior To tell the truth, I was a bit hesitant to begin with the Young Samurai series in the beginning as I didn t have enough data about the series but mocking me it has secured a righteous and a deserving place in my memorable shelf It s the first book in the Young Samurai series written by Chris Bradford, who himself is an expert in martial arts and the Japanese arts and language The story revolves around a 12 year old Jack Fletcher, a young lively boy who works at a ship piloted by his father in order to discover the unknown lands in the big wide world But things turn bad as his ship is raided by Dokugo Ryu, a rogue Japanese ninja and assassin and Jack gets stuck in the very orderly land of Japan and is trained as a samurai and makes new friends in order to gain redemption for his fathers murder The introduction of the characters is done really well The prologue was crafted remarkably, it gives you...

  11. Reader thoughts Loved the first book and look forward to the rest And they were 4 each for the audiobooks Great price This story was a bit like karate kid the training and final climax where trainers compete by using their trainees in a contest and also had pirate ninjas and was also historical All these elements worked well together.I loved that the author so clearly knows what he s talking about when it comes to Japan s culture and language and when it comes to martial arts I ve take Reader thoughts Loved the first book and look forward to the rest And they were 4 each for the audiobooks Great price This story was a bit like karate kid the training and final climax where trainers compete by using their trainees in a contest and also had pirate ninjas and was also historical All these elements worked well together.I loved that the author so clearly knows what he s talking about when it comes to Japan s culture and language and when it comes to martial arts I ve taken just enough karate to...