During the seventh century, the land which is now Korea was fraught with political and religious intrigue. The country was spilt into Three Kingdoms, each fighting for supremacy. Besides this, three religions are in conflict: Shamanism, Buddhism, and Confucianism. In this atmosphere of conflict, we meet 14-year old Sondok, eldest daughter of King Chinp-yong, ruler of Silla. Sondok must contemplate problems that few other 14-year-olds ever to think of.
Original title: Sondok: Princess of the Moon and Stars, Korea, A. D. 595
Genre: Fiction→ Children & Young Adult→ Historical Fiction→ Fictional Biographies