Blade of the Samurai

Blade of the Samurai

A Shinobi Mystery

Book - 2014
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"Master ninja Hiro Hattori is trying to sleep when he has an unexpected visit from his friend Kazu, a fellow shinobi and member of the same ninja clan working undercover at the shogunate. Kazu says that Saburo, the Shogun's cousin, has been stabbed to death within the walls of the Shogun's palace with Kazu's dagger, and that though he is innocent, he fears he will be blamed for the murder. He begs Hiro's help in escaping the city. But before he can flee, Hiro and Father Mateo, the Jesuit priest under Hiro's protection, are summoned to the palace to aid in the investigation"--
Publisher: New York : Minotaur Books, [2014]
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9781250027054
Branch Call Number: SPANN S
Characteristics: viii, 293 pages : map ; 22 cm


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Jan 21, 2015

Bringing understanding of the 16thC
Japan Power Structure. Murder solved with cunning and honesty.


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