Naruto: Tales of a Pure Ninja: Jiraiya Ninja Scrolls
Novel Debut!After 15 long years of war, the use of a forbidden jutsu finally brought the fighting to an end. Three young shinobi, bereft of money but not of spirit, enjoyed a brief respite of peace, before it was ripped away with the discovery of their friend's corpse... Now, the forbidden jutsu that was sealed away has been revived, and the village finds itself plunged into a new sea of chaos... "I'll protect you. No matter what." Jiraiya's second work depicts the innocence between a man and a woman who struggle to be honest about their feelings as they navigate life through war and peace! Discover where Jiraiya's beloved series "Make-Out Paradise" all began!!!!
Naruto: Chronicle of the Thunderclap: The Day the Wolf Howled
Novel Debut!A new side story featuring Sasuke!!! Everywhere he looks, he sees Itachi. Sasuke has finally achieved his revenge, but his dreams remain haunted by the past. Unable to shake off the memories of his brother, Sasuke follows a clue from one of Itachi's possessions. But what will he discover in the Village of the Wolf's Cry? This never-before-seen story charts Sasuke's journey from "Hebi" to "Taka"!!
Naruto: Hozuki Castle
Novel Debut!Finding himself captured, Naruto is left with no choice but to attempt an impossible escape!! After being accused of killing several Jonin from the Hidden Cloud and the Hidden Stone, as well as an assassination attempt on the Raikage, Naruto is locked up in Hozuki Castle. The young shinobi faces a new challenge as he must escape prison and prove his innocence!!
Naruto: Tales of a Gutsy Ninja: Jiraiya Ninja Scrolls
Novel Debut!What is true peace? That is the question Jiraiya poses to the world with this book, which changed the lives of Naruto, Nagato, and Minato. Previously existing only in the world of Naruto, this powerful novel has now been brought to life in our own! Experience Jiraiya's first publication for yourself!
Naruto: Ninja Clash in the Land of Snow
An adventure to a land of snow and ice to protect Princess Gale!Team 7's latest mission is to guard famous actress Yukie Fujikaze. While the star can be a real diva, she's more than meets the eye. While en route to the set located in the Land of Snow, Yukie, Naruto, and the crew are suddenly attacked by a group of mechanical ninjas!!
Naruto: Mission: Protect The Waterfall Village!
A rogue ninja named Suien and his henchmen attack the Village Hidden in the Waterfalls in search of the Hero's Water, with Naruto and his friends getting caught in the crossfire. The cowardly and inexperienced village leader Shibuki won't be able to stop them, so he'll need Team 7's help! This is a novelization of an OVA released as part of the 2003 Jump Festa Animation Tour.
Naruto: Innocent Heart, Demonic Blood
In the Village Hidden in the Leaves, a young troublemaker by the name of Naruto dreams of becoming the number one ninja in the entire village. However, with his skills leaving him unable to graduate from the Ninja Academy, does he really have what it takes? All seems lost for Naruto, until one day he sees his chance at redemption... See where the story began in this novelization of Weekly Shonen Jump's smash-hit manga, available from j-BOOKS!