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Ranger’s Apprentice: The Emperor of Nihon-Ja


John Flanagan

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Write three (3) sentences which describe the Setting of the book. Be sure use descriptive words.:

This story takes place in Nihon-Ja. Nihon-Ja is where the emperor, Shigeru, lives. This place is far away from where the main characters live.

List all of the main characters in the book, and share a little bit of information about each character.:

Shigeru, he is the emperor of Nihon-Ja. Horace, from Araluen and helping Shigeru. Halt, raises eyebrows a lot and he’s the planner. Will, works with Halt. Evanlyn, the princess of Araluen. Alyss, Will’s girlfriend.

If there was a problem presented in the book, write three (3) sentences about it. Otherwise, write three sentences about your favorite part of the book.:

Arisaka were attacking Shigeru to take his throne away. Horace and his friends protected Shigeru. They trained a small army of Kikori people to defend the emperor and stand against Arisaka.

If there was a problem presented in the book, write three (3) sentences about how the problem was solved. If there was not problem, write three sentences about what you would have liked to have seen in the book that the author did not include.:

Horace and the Kikori searched for Ran Koshi. This was a protective palace for the emperor, but they didn’t know where it was. It took the group at least twenty days to find it. This is where they trained the Kikori and had a battle with Arisaka.

How did this book make you feel? Write three (3) sentences describing the feelings you had, when reading the book.:

This book gets me suspicious. It makes me happy because Shigeru wins the big battle. It makes me sad because Shukin died.

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Write three (3) sentences describing why you gave this book this rating.:

This book has a lot of fighting. This are some things that are scary. It has excitement.

"Ranger's Apprentice: The Emperor of Nihon-Ja" by John Flanagan