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Become a Dragon

Original Story and Illustrations by Sakana Morino

For ages 5-8 When a traveller tells the tale of the legendary and dangerous waterfall called the Dragon Gate – which enables any carp who climbs it to turn into […]

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A camping trip with Grandpa turns into a fun lesson about chanting, as Cody asks about Nam-myoho-renge-kyo.

Kanta & The Deer

Kanta is a city boy being cared for by an uncle living in the remote mountains of Hokkaido in northern Japan. The boy, who must live apart from his parents […]

My First Book of Buddhist Treasures

Illustrated by Peggy Walker

For ages 5-8, this book delightfully opens the door to Nichiren Daishonin’s writings by presenting 18 fun and practical topics about life & Buddhism.

$15.50 Out of stock
Over the Deep Blue Sea

Daisaku Ikeda, Brian Wildsmith and Geraldine McCaughrean

Akiko and Hiroshi think their new home on a tropical island is great once they befriend Pablo, who happily shows them the island’s glorious secrets, such as pirate coves and […]

$9.00 Out of stock
Shijo Kingo

Original Story by Hiroyuki Okura, Retold by Natalie Bates and illustrated by Takeyuki Ishii

Shijo Kingo was a staunch follower of Nichiren Daishonin. He was also a warrior & a healer. In this book, children are introduced to the life of this important disciple.

The Cherry Tree

Daisaku Ikeda, Illustrated by Brian Wildsmith, English by Geraldine McCaughrean

In devastated postwar Japan, hope and courage are found in unsuspected places. Amidst burnt out buildings and blackened fields, a young boy discovers an aged man tending an old, apparently […]

The Deer King

Original Story by Toshiko Yamanushi, Illustrations by Toshihiko Tani

For ages 5-8 After the human king and his men go hunting in the forest, the beautiful deer king proposes a wiser, more compassionate way. The human king agrees, but […]

The King Who Saved the Dove

Original Story by Etsuo Kato, Illustrations by Koji Yasui

For ages 5-8 After kind King Shibi promises to help and protect the poor and the weak, two heavenly gods conspire to test the strength of his resolve. One turns […]

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The Snow Country Prince

Daisaku Ikeda, Illustrated by Brian Wildsmith, English by Geraldine McCaughrean

The Snow Country Prince¬†relates the story of a young boy and his sister in a fishing village in the snow country who care for an injured swan through the harsh […]

The Tiger and the General

Original Story by Tadanao Miyazaki, Retold by Natalie Bates and illustrated by Koji Yasui

The Turtle and the Warrior

Original Story by Shizuko Arai, illustrations by Matsuo Maeda

For ages 5-8 Mao Pao rescues a little turtle and gives him a home in a small pond. Over time the two come to love each other. But eventually the […]

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