Ninja: Death Touch by Chris Bradford

Ninja: Death Touch

Written by Chris Bradford
Illustrated by Sonia Leong

9+ readers   Super-readable Dyslexia-friendly   11+ readers   
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One of our Dyslexia Friendly Books of the Year 2013 - Interest Age 8-12 Reading Age 8

A dramatic new story in the popular Ninja series and this time the young students, including Taka who has now graduated to a black belt, are learning the deadly Death Touch! Taka needs all his skills to take on the challenges of his clan in this thrilling story laced with violence.

Particularly suitable for struggling, reluctant and dyslexic readers of 9+


Ninja: Death Touch by Chris Bradford

Lord Oda has sworn to destroy all ninja. Now Taka and Cho must help to protect their village from the invading samurai army, but they are outnumbered ten to one. Will they be able to save everyone?

The Ninja Trilogy comprises -

Ninja: Death Touch
Ninja: Assassin

About the Author

Chris Bradford

Chris Bradford lives an action packed life and is a self-confessed adrenaline junkie. He’s thrown himself over Victoria Falls on a bungee cord, out of an airplane in New Zealand and off a French mountain on a paraglider, but he’s always managed to land safely – something he learnt from his martial arts training.

Chris joined a judo club aged seven and since then he has trained in karate, kickboxing, samurai swordsmanship and has earned his black belt in Tai-jutsu, the fighting art of the ninja. Chris is a student of Sensei Akemi Solloway, who is the eldest daughter of an old samurai family, descended from the Karo of Iwatsuki Castle, near Tokyo.

Before writing the Young Samurai series, Chris was a professional musician and songwriter. He’s even performed for HRH Queen Elizabeth II (but suspects she found his band a bit noisy). Chris lives on the South Downs with his wife, baby boy and two cats called Tigger and Rhubarb.

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64 pages


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Barrington Stoke Ltd

Publication date

5th August 2013




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