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Momo Arashima steals the Sword of the Wind  Cover Image Book Book

Momo Arashima steals the Sword of the Wind / Misa Sugiura.

Sugiura, Misa, (author.).


All Momo wants for her twelfth birthday is an ordinary life--a life like everyone else's. At home, she has to take care of her absent-minded widowed mother. At school, kids ridicule her for mixing up reality with the magical stories her mother used to tell her. But then Momo's mother falls gravely ill, and a death hag straight out of those childhood stories attacks Momo at the mall, where she's rescued by a talking fox. It turns out that Momo's mother is a banished Shinto goddess who used to protect a long-forgotten passageway to Yomi--a.k.a. the land of the dead. That passageway is now under attack, and evil spirits threaten to escape and wreak havoc across the earth. Joined by Niko the fox and Danny--her former best friend turned popular jerk, whom she never planned to speak to again, much less save the world with--Momo must embrace her (definitely not ordinary) identity as half human-half goddess to unlock her divine powers, save her mother's life, and force the demons back to Yomi. -- Provided by publisher.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780593564066
  • ISBN: 0593564065
  • Physical Description: 377 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Labyrinth Road, an imprint of Random House Children's Books, a division of Penguin Random House, [2023]

Content descriptions

Target Audience Note:
Ages 8-12. Labyrinth Road.
Grades 4-6. Labyrinth Road.
740L Lexile.
740L Lexile
Subject: Fantasy.
Gods, Shinto > Juvenile fiction.
Ability > Juvenile fiction.
Japanese Americans > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Fantasy fiction.

Available copies

  • 12 of 12 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Crawford County.


  • 0 current holds with 12 total copies.
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