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By Laura Joh Rowland

ISBN-10: 1429961678

ISBN-13: 9781429961677

Faraway from the Shogun's court docket at Edo, so much Honorable Investigator Sano Ichiro starts the main demanding case of his occupation. Upon the insistence of his strong-willed and gorgeous spouse Reiko, Sano arrives along with her on the emperor's palace to unmask the murderer--who possesses the key of kiai, "the spirit city," a strong scream which could kill immediately. A excessive Kyoto legitimate is the sufferer. Treading conscientiously via an internet of spies, political intrigue, forbidden passions, and complicated plots, Sano and Reiko needs to fight to stick prior to the palace storm--and outwit a crafty killer. yet as they quickly notice, fixing the case skill greater than their survival. For in the event that they fail, Japan might be fed on within the bloodiest struggle it has ever seen...

A mythical land comes alive during this compelling homicide secret set in seventeenth-century Japan. full of finely drawn characters and suspenseful plot twists, The Samurai's spouse is a singular as advanced, vibrant, and crafty because the wonderful, misplaced international it portrays.

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Faraway from the Shogun's courtroom at Edo, such a lot Honorable Investigator Sano Ichiro starts the main difficult case of his occupation. Upon the insistence of his strong-willed and lovely spouse Reiko, Sano arrives along with her on the emperor's palace to unmask the murderer--who possesses the key of kiai, "the spirit city," a robust scream that could kill immediately.

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