(From the publisher):
"I am Issunboshi! I have come to serve you!" Armed with a needle for a sword, Issunboshi, the one-inch boy, becomes bodyguard to the Prime Ministerís beautiful daughter, Miyuki. On the day she asks him to journey to the Shrine of Ise, where she will pray for a husband, his heart shatters for he is in love. How can the one-inch warrior of this classic Japanese folktale prove his worth to the lovely princess?
Original title: Issunboshi
Genre: Fairy Tales & Folklore→ Retellings
Fiction→ Children & Young Adult→ Picture Books