Moribito: Guardian of the Spirit

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Sunday, December 31, 1899 - 18:00
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673
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SLCT
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Moribito: Guardian of the Spirit
Winner Description: 
Written by Nahoko Uehashi. Illus. by Yuko Shimizu. Tr. by Cathy Hirano. Published by Arthur A. Levine, an imprint of Scholastic.
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Balsa, a female warrior, accepts the task of protecting a young prince from demons and his father’s assassins. Prince Chagum is the Moribito, the guardian of the sacred spirit.  Together they must find in each other the source of strength they need to prevail. (2009 Batchelder Award Book)

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Moribito: Guardian of the Spirit
ISBN of the winning item: 
9780545005425
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Book
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Tuesday, July 14, 2009 - 07:22
Winner Detail Change Date: 
Monday, September 21, 2009 - 09:58
Winner Detail Change ID: 
218
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