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Three Strong Women

Story Stats

Rating: 4
Grade Level: 3, 4, 5
Page count: 9



Appeared in

The Woman in the Moon and Other Tales of Forgotten Heroines

Story Summary

While on the way to a wrestling match, one of the strongest wrestlers in Japan come upon a young maid whom he thinks to tease but finds her with ten times his strength. After training for three months with the young maid, her sister and mother, he becomes the undisputed champion.