Real Samurai: Over 20 True Stories about the Knights of Old Japan!

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Enchanted Lion Books, 2007 - History - 48 pages
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"A comprehensive, highly engaging introduction to the world of the samurai for young readers."--Booklist

The Real series is a collection of four titles that includes Real Pirates, Real Knights, Real Samurai, and Real Ninja. Each title has been described as "excellent" and a real draw for even the reluctant reader.

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About the author (2007)

Stephen Turnbull received an A.B. from Cambridge University and a Ph.D. from Leeds University. He has been awarded the Canon Prize of the British Association for Japanese Studies as well as the Japan Festival Literary Award for his work on the Samurai. He is an Honorary Research Fellow in East Asian Studies at the University of Leeds. James Field was born in England in 1959. After attending college in Wales, he began his professional career in 1982 making models for museums and Welsh TV. An interest in the Samurai led to his first major book, Samurai Warriors, written by Stephen Turnbull.

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