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A volatile, corrupt city threatened by toreign invasion and ru by an iron-fisted government, Nagasaki is the last place Sano Ichiro wants to be, Unfortunately, the shogun's Most Honorable Investigator of Events, Situations, and People has been banished there by a wicked adversary in the shogun's court.

Surrounded by spies, Sano must tread carefully. When the body of a Dutch trader washes ashore, he finds himself leading an investigation that could push Japan into war — even as it thrusts his life into the hands of powerful enemies. Sano has to unmask a killer and prove his innocence, or his samurai head, and maybe his country, will fall.

About the Author

Laura Joh Rowland is the daughter of Chinese and Korean immigrants. She grew up in Michigan and was educated at the University of Michigan, where she graduated with a B.S. in Microbiology and a Masters in Public Health. She lives in New Orleans with her husband, Marty, and their three cats. She is the author of Shinju, Bundori, The Way of the Traitor, The Concubine's Tattoo, The Samurai's Wife, and Black Lotus, all of which feature the samurai detective Sano Ichiro.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780061010903
Author:
Rowland, Laura Joh
Publisher:
HarperTorch
Author:
by Laura Joh Rowland
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Police
Subject:
Japan
Subject:
Mystery & Detective - Police Procedural
Subject:
Detective and mystery stories
Subject:
Mystery & Detective - Historical
Subject:
Historical fiction
Subject:
Samurai
Subject:
Ichiro, sano (fictitious character)
Subject:
Samurai -- Japan -- Fiction.
Subject:
Sano, Ichiråo
Subject:
General Fiction
Subject:
Mystery-A to Z
Edition Description:
Mass Market PB
Series:
Samurai Mysteries (Paperback)
Publication Date:
20010904
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
384
Dimensions:
6.78x4.19x1.07 in. .41 lbs.

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