The Road to Kio
by Charles T. Whipple
~ Japanese Adventure story ~ Masacado has a different youth name—Soma-no-Koziro. When he is five years old, the prophetess sends him on a journey to Kio, the city of the Emperor. Ryo the Seeker, Kaku the Shielder, Gulan the Tengu, and Nanashi the nameless woman accompany him, together with Kage warriors. They enter a cavern in search of a secret shrine of Amaterasu. What will they find within?