Orochimaru's nefarious plans for Sasuke are revealed, and Naruto vows to save his friend. But first he must battle the mysterious Kimimaro, who has deadly past ties to the Sound Ninja Four!
9781421518596 (trade pbk.)
1421518597 (trade pbk.)
Shonen jump manga ed.
San Francisco, Calif. : Viz Media, 
185 p. : chiefly ill. ; 19 cm.
"First published in Japan in 1999 by Shueisha Inc., Tokyo."--P. facing t.p.
This book is printed "manga-style," in the authentic Japanese right-to-left format.
Translated from the Japanese.
Naruto ; v.23.
Shonen Jump manga
Shonen Jump manga.
Subjects:Competition (Psychology) -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Fiction.
Heroes -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Fiction.
Naruto (Fictitious character) -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Fiction.
Ninja -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Orphans -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Fiction.
Genre:Graphic novels -- Japan.
Other Authors:Reid, Ian.