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Amaterasu: Return of the Sun
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0822565730, Paperback)This graphic novel tells the story of Amaterasu, the Japanese Shinto goddess of the sun. Amaterasu's parents create the first eight islands of Japan. Amaterasu's father later puts his children in charge of parts of the natural world. Beautiful and kindly Amaterasu is made the goddess of the sun. But her brother, Susano, god of the sea and storms, is jealous of his sister's position. In fear of Susano's temper, Amaterasu hides in a cave, plunging the world into darkness. The other gods and goddesses must come up with a clever plan to lure Amaterasu from her hiding place and restore order to the world.
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Retells the Japanese myth of the sun goddess Amaterasu and how she hid from the wrath of her brother Susano, and how she came back.
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