The Secrets of Ninja School (Hardcover)

By Deb Pilutti, Deb Pilutti (Illustrator)

Henry Holt & Company, 9781627796491, 40pp.

Publication Date: March 20, 2018

List Price: 17.99*
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Ruby sets out to learn her own secret skill at Master Willow's School for Ninjas in this charming picture book that celebrates confidence, creativity, and kindness.

Includes a craft for making a felt stuffed dragon

Master Willow's Ninja School is a place where junior ninja saplings must learn many important skills: how to make themselves invisible, fight skillfully, meditate patiently and--most importantly--how to be brave and unleash their own secret talent. But Ruby's no good at traditional ninja skills and she seems too afraid to conquer her fears. Can a quiet, gentle sapling really graduate from ninja school? Yes Especially when she taps into her own special talents.

A Christy Ottaviano Book

About the Author

Deb Pilutti is an award-winning illustrator and designer. She was previously a partner at, designing toys and products for the children's market. The creator of Ten Rules for Being a Superhero, she lives with her family in Ann Arbor, Michigan.