Guardian of the Darkness

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Moribito volume 2.
Arthur A. Levine Books,
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1st ed.
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IL: MG - BL: 5.9 - AR Pts: 9
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She fought the terrible monster Rarunga andsaved the Crown Prince Chagum. Now Balsa isreturning to her native Kanbal to restore thename of Jiguro, her dear mentor and friend. Butwhat should be a simple visit becomes a fight forher life when she uncovers a conspiracy of liessurrounding Jiguro--a conspiracy that reaches ashigh as the royal family and as deep as Jiguro'sown brothers. With the once-a-generation luishaceremony approaching, when the King receivesthe sacred stone essential to the kingdom's wellbeing,Balsa must stop the lies before the brothersfight the Guardian of the Darkness and bring ruinto all of Kanbal.With the fast-paced action and intense worldbuildingthat won praise for the first bookin the series, Moribito II: Guardian of theDarkness proves that going home can be themost dangerous adventure.
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full_title guardian of the darkness
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subject_facet Fantasy, Fantasy fiction, Martial arts -- Fiction, Swordplay -- Fiction
title_display Guardian of the Darkness
title_full Guardian of the Darkness / by Nahoko Uehashi ; translated by Cathy Hirano ; illustrated by Yuko Shimizu
title_short Guardian of the Darkness
topic_facet Fantasy, Martial arts, Swordplay