The Ronin's Mistress: A Novel (Sano Ichiro Novels)

The Ronin's Mistress: A Novel (Sano Ichiro Novels)

Laura Joh Rowland

The Ronin's Mistress is a super new twist at the fabled story of the forty seven Ronin, from Laura Joh Rowland--an writer with "a painter's eye for the trivialities of courtroom existence [and] a politican's ear for intrigue." --The manhattan instances booklet Review

Japan, 1703. On a snowy evening, forty seven warriors homicide the guy on the heart of the scandal that became them from samurai into masterless ronin years sooner than. essentially this was once an act of revenge--but why did they wait see you later? And is there any cause they need to now not instantly be ordered to devote ritual suicide?

Sano Ichiro, demoted from Chamberlain to his previous publish as such a lot Honorable Investigator of occasions, events, and other people, has mere days to resolve the best secret of samurai legend--while his personal fortunes grasp within the balance.

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