9: The Return of the Warrior

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The final standalone novel to this epic series…


Trained as a samurai warrior, Jack has fought his way across Japan, defeated ninja and samurai alike, and battled the high seas to sail around the world.

All this with one purpose in his heart: to return home to London and be reunited with his sister Jess.

But when Jack sets foot on English soil, he feels further from home than ever . His sister is missing, a deadly plague is sweeping the city, and a lethal duel soon tests his samurai skills to their limits.

With a dark shadow stalking their every move, time is running out as Jack and his friends race to uncover the truth behind Jess’s disappearance before it’s too late...

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SEPT 2019

Chris Bradford says: "The legions of Young Samurai fans around the world are sounding the biggest battle cry at this ninja-tastic news! I promise this final epic chapter will be as sharp as a samurai sword and as deadly as a ninja assassin. You’ll cut yourself reading it!”


  • Southwark Book Awards 2020 (shortlist)
  • Reading School Book Award 2020 (shortlist)
  • Berkshire Book Award 2019 (long list)

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