"Never trust spiritual leader who cannot dance." - Mr Miyagi
- Wax on, wax off! The classic movie about a boy and his karate teacher is now a fun picture book for the whole family!
When The Karate Kid appeared in theatres in 1984, its heartwarming story of an unlikely friendship between a bullied boy and the Japanese maintenance man in his new apartment building became an instant classic.
- Now the beloved film is reimagined as a cute and colourful picture book, with charming illustrations by Kim Smith.
- When young Daniel is targeted by students from the Cobra Kai dojo, his neighbour Mr Miyagi agrees to train him for the upcoming karate tournament. But why is Mr Miyagi making Daniel wax his cars, sand his deck, and paint his house? Will Daniel ever master the art of karate? This timeless story of overcoming the odds will delight kids, their parents, and anyone who has ever had that one special teacher.
Published: May 2019
Size (cm): 23 x 28 x 0.5
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