"A rupture in the alliance at the Summit of the Five Kages could be the trigger for the Fifth Great Ninja War! Meanwhile, something is causing Shikamaru and his family to drift further and further apart. But Shikamaru has a very powerful card up his sleeve to bring peace to both the world and his family!"--Back cover.
Martial artists -- Fiction.
Ninja -- Japan -- Fiction.
Orphans -- Fiction.
Martial arts fiction.
Young adult fiction.
Kishimoto, Masashi, 1974- creator.
translation of: Yano, Takashi, 1976- Naruto. Shikamaru hiden. English.