Vol. 1, The Tests of the Ninja

Book - 2003
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"In another world, ninja are the ultimate power--and in the village of Konohagakure live the stealthiest ninja in the world. But twelve years ago Konohagakure was attached by a fearsome threat--a nine-tailed fox demon which claimed the life of the Hokage, the village champion. Today, peace has returned, and a troublemaking orphan named Uzumaki Naruto is struggling to graduate from the ninja Academy. His goal: to become the next Hokage. But unknown to Naruto and his classmates, within him is a terrifying force ..."--Cover.
Publisher: San Francisco, CA : Viz, 2003.
ISBN: 9781569319000
Branch Call Number: YA GN Kish
Characteristics: 186 p. : chiefly ill. ; 19 cm.
Alternative Title: Tests of the Ninja


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Nov 02, 2018

This book is about I kid who has been alone his entire childhood but a rogue shinobi (ninja) has to him to steal an old scroll containing information about the shinobi world but when the kid gave it to the rogue shinobi the kids teacher told him not to and the rogue shinobi told him that he has a tail beast (demon with extraordinary power) within him.

The entire anime/ manga is truly amazing its very emotional through the entire story it made me cry a few

this is a good manga/anime with over 700 episode has a genre of adventure, comedy, fantasy

Nov 02, 2018

A brief summary of this story is someone who wants to become stronger so that he can protect his friends. He goes through struggles throughout his whole life and finally gets acceptance from everyone in his whole village. I feel this book did very well the fights are good and you can see the characters progress throughout the whole manga. I read a book called bleach and it is similar because of the main goal they all want to protect their friends. A moment in this manga is when his teacher dies so he strives to get stronger and make sure that doesn't happen again.I would recommend this book because it has a lot of character development in it. It has a lot of action and a lot of comedy inside of it. I would recommend this book for anybody over 5th grade because it has a lot of action and has a little bit of excessive language.

Sep 12, 2017

This is a VERY good manga series you should watch and read ( there are a lot of episodes) i have enjoyed it a lot reading it from beginning to ending over and over you should read it its my favorite series of manga :)

me_tis_awesome Jan 04, 2017

Right after I may have watched the anime... and continued past episodes of the book.

Jul 04, 2016

Good Book!

Oct 31, 2015

My friends and I are all obsessed with Naruto. It is really good. And really funny.

Jul 28, 2015

I love Naruto so much. This story line, the characters, the setting... urgh. I envy the people who were able to grow up with it: I just binge watched the entire series last summer. I fell in love with all the characters, and I cried so much. Naruto will always have a special place in my heart.

Apr 20, 2015

I AM THE BIGGEST Naruto fan giving you ideas right here. PLEASE START READING NARUTO IF YOU HAVENT YET! I promise you it is an awesome series. Place a hold on this book NOW. (Only if you are 12 and over!)

Feb 07, 2015

One of the most overrated a manga ever, Naruto is no different from any other mediocre shonen manga. Too many flashbacks and fillers. I did not enjoy. I reccomend yuyu hakusho for those looking for better action.

Jul 17, 2014

Love this series on book 59 now...
GO NARUTO :)!!!!

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Jul 24, 2008

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Jul 24, 2008

Violence: Quite constant. Minor bloodshed can be caused by knives, and different weapons.

Jul 24, 2008

Coarse Language: Swearing is to express anger for most of the time.


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