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101 - The Boy in the Iceberg

Summary: On the South Pole, a lone Water Tribe village struggles to survive. It is here that a young waterbender named Katara and her warrior brother Sokka rescue a strange boy from a cavernous iceberg. But Aang is not just fun-loving and adventurous - he is also an airbender - a race of people no one has seen in a hundred years.

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102 - The Avatar Returns

Summary: Although Aang denies to Katara that he is the Avatar, she soon learns the truth when a young firebender named Prince Zuko attacks her village, looking for the airbender. Aang must face his destiny as he fights for the tribe's safety and his life.

But with the help of Katara, Sokka and his flying bison Appa, Aang escapes Zuko's clutches. Together, they journey into the war torn world to find a master to teach Aang waterbending - the first step to becoming the Avatar.

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103 - The Southern Air Temple

Summary: After one hundred years, Aangs returns home to the abandoned Airbender Temple where he faces his past and his future as the Avatar. A startling discovery forces Aang to come to terms with what really happened to the airbenders. But when a winged lemur, Momo, joins the group, he offers Aang a new sense of hope. Meanwhile Prince Zuko realizes he has competition when the ambitious Commander Zhao vows to capture the Avatar before him.

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104 - The Warriors of Kyoshi

Summary: The group quickly understands the importance of hiding Aang's identity when Zuko - in his ongoing hunt for the Avatar - attacks an island untouched by the war. Feeling ignored by Katara, Aang goes to great lengths to get her attention, including riding the giant Koi of Kyoshi Island. When the locals discover that Aang is the Avatar, the young girls of the town treat Aang like a celebrity, following him wherever he goes. Katara claims that she is not jealous, but Aang thinks otherwise. Meanwhile, Sokka faces his preconceived ideas about women when a female warrior named Suki beats him in a fight.

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105 - The King of Omashu

Summary: In another detour on their way to the North Pole, Aang brings Katara and Sokka to the impressive Earth Kingdom city of Omashu for a little fun. But when the fun turns to chaos, the group is summoned before the King who quickly recognizes Aang as the Avatar. The next day the King forces Aang into a series of bizarre challenges meant to test his patience, focus, and wisdom. But when one of the challenges puts Aang in mortal jeopardy, the test becomes a matter of life and death. The kids wonder if the King is trying to teach Aang an important lesson or if he's just crazy.

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106 - Imprisoned

Summary: The group arrives at a small Earth Kingdom mining town which is occupied by the Fire Nation. They meet a young earthbender named Haru who is forced to hide his earthbending abilities. In this town, any person demonstrating earthbending powers is considered a threat and is removed by the Fire Nation. Katara convinces Haru to use earthbending to help save a man's life, but this backfires and Haru is arrested and taken away in the night. Katara feels responsible to rescue Haru. She gets herself arrested, and leads the group to an offshore prison rig where the earthbenders, including Haru, are held captive and extremely demoralized. Katara refuses to give up on the downtrodden earthbenders. Eventually her activism pays off, and with a little help from Aang and Sokka, she sparks a revolt and empowers the earthbenders to take over the rig, and eventually reclaim their town.

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107 - The Spirit World (Winter Solstice, Part 1)

Summary: Aang's need for a teacher becomes evident when he is recruited to help rid a town of a monster from the spirit world - a perfect job for the Avatar, which Aang has no idea how to perform. When the spirit monster arrives, Aang not only fails to appease it but it kidnaps Sokka. Aang returns to the village, only to find that no one can see or hear him - he has stumbled into the spirit world! In the spirit world, Aang is contacted by a dragon and finds out what his next mission will be, to contact the previous Avatar (Avatar Roku), who has extremely important information for him. The only problem is, to contact Avatar Roku, Aang must get to a temple in the Fire Nation before the end of the winter solstice, in a couple of days. Aang eventually makes it out of the spirit world, and with the experience he has gained, he is able to make peace between the village and the spirit monster. The town is saved and Sokka returns. But the group faces another challenge...

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108 - Avatar Roku (Winter Solstice, Part 2)

Summary: In order to talk to Avatar Roku, the group has only 18 hours to make it to a temple in the Fire Nation before the sun sets on the solstice. On their way, the group is tracked by Zuko... who is tracked by Commander Zhao. The group arrives at the temple with barely an hour to spare, but are faced with another problem: there are Fire Sages who will not let Aang enter. There is one Sage, Shyu, who is loyal to the Avatar instead of to the Fire Lord, and who helps the kids. They are about to make it in the temple when Zuko arrives. Aang manages to get in the temple while Katara and Sokka are captured. In the temple, Aang only has a few moments to talk to Roku. He learns about a comet that is coming which will give a huge boost to the power of the Fire Lord. Aang must face and defeat the Fire Lord before the comet arrives, or the world will be in real trouble. Meanwhile, Zhao and his fleet arrive and await the Avatar's exit. To Commander Zhao's surprise, Avatar Roku exits the temple and unleashes his powers upon the fleet. The kids get away as the winter solstice ends.

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109 - The Waterbending Scroll

Summary: Katara realizes her limitations as a Waterbender when she tries to teach Aang some basic moves. Her ambition gets the best of her when she steals a Waterbending scroll from a pirate boutique. The kids narrowly escape being captured. Katara justifies her stealing by saying it was for Aang, but we soon see that Katara wanted the scroll for herself. Meanwhile, Zuko arrives and teams up with the pirates. Together they make a deal to get the kids and the scroll. The kids are soon captured, but the deal goes sour. There is a huge battle between the pirates and Zuko's men. Katara and Aang work together and use their newly learned waterbending skills to get away.

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110 - Jet

Summary: While traveling, the kids are ambushed by Fire soldiers and then quickly saved by a group of teenagers, The Rebels. The leader of The Rebels is a boy named Jet. Katara and Aang instantly like him, but Sokka has his doubts. Jet has been doing his part to fight the Fire Nation, and he has a master plan to save an occupied Earth Kingdom town. Katara and Aang decide to help, but Sokka learns that Jet's idea of "saving" the town is to completely destroy it, and its occupants, including the Earth Kingdom people. Sokka is taken away by The Rebels just as Katara and Aang realize what's going on. There is a fight with Jet but it is too late, his plan to destroy a dam works and the town is flooded and destroyed. However, we find out that Sokka managed to warn the people of the town, and they evacuated in time. The kids make it out just as the Fire Nation comes for Jet.

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111 - The Great Divide

Summary: When Aang and his friends come to the rim of a giant canyon, they are asked to help guide two groups of refugees across. Aang quickly learns that this will be no easy task - the two tribes have been fighting for 100 years, not to mention the vicious wildlife living on the canyon floor.

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112 - The Storm

Summary: A powerful storm brings up painful memories of the past - and puts everyone in jeopardy in the present.

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113 - The Blue Spirit

Summary: When Sokka and Katara get too sick to travel, Aang goes out on his own to find a cure for them. But he is captured by Zhao and held prisoner inside an impenetrable fortress.

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114 - The Fortuneteller

Summary: Aang, Katara and Sokka discover a village of people who are all reliant on a fortuneteller in their everyday lives - but they are so reliant that they are blind to the imminent danger they are all in.

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115 - Bato of the Water Tribe

Summary: Aang feels insecure when Katara and Sokka come across something that reminds them of home. Because Aang thinks his friends might leave him, he hides an important message which only leads to trouble.

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116 - The Deserter

Summary: Aang attempts to find a Firebending master to teach him while Katara learns that she possesses a special power.

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117 - The Northern Air Temple

Summary: After hearing rumors about surviving Airbenders, the kids journey to the Northern Air Temple to see for themselves. What they find there could spell disaster for all enemies of the Fire Nation.

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118 - The Waterbending Master

Summary: The kids reach the Northern Water Tribe, and Aang and Katara look for a Waterbending Master while Sokka falls for a princess. Meanwhile, Zhao plans an attack and Zuko must find a way to continue his quest for the Avatar.

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119 - The Siege of the North, Part 1

Summary: The Northern Water Tribe braces itself for an attack by Admiral Zhao's Fire Navy fleet. In the heat of battle, Aang struggles to defend the city. He wonders if there isn't a better way to use his Avatar abilities. Zhao's invasion breaks through the outer wall of the Northern Water Tribe's defenses, and he reveals a sinister plan. Aang goes to the Spirit World for help - but will he return in time to stop Zhao and prevent the destruction of the Water Tribe?

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120 - The Siege of the North, Part 2

Summary: The Northern Water Tribe braces itself for an attack by Admiral Zhao's Fire Navy fleet. In the heat of battle, Aang struggles to defend the city. He wonders if there isn't a better way to use his Avatar abilities. Zhao's invasion breaks through the outer wall of the Northern Water Tribe's defenses, and he reveals a sinister plan. Aang goes to the Spirit World for help - but will he return in time to stop Zhao and prevent the destruction of the Water Tribe?

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