Heart of a Samurai by Margi Preus

19Jan 2022 by


• Who is Manjiro? Why is he so anxious to learn English and everything he can while onboard the John Howland? What does Manjiro recall about his life before leaving Japan? Why is this important? How does it change his life?

·        Discuss the relationship between Manjiro and Captain Whitfield. Are they friends or something else? Is there guilt or a sense of obligation in their relationship? How does Manjiro feel about Captain Whitfield? How does Captain Whitfield feel about Manjiro?
5 paragraphs
No first person ”I” and “We”
I want to hire the writer who knows Margi Preus’ Heart of a Samurai.