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Read online The Ronin's Mistress (Sano Ichiro, #15).pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC The Ronin's Mistress (Sano Ichiro, #15) div div div b i A brilliant new twist on the fabled tale of the Ronin from an author with a painter s eye for the minutiae of court life and a politican s ear for intrigue i The New York Times Book Review .

b Japan On a snowy night warriors murder the man at the center of the scandal that turned them from samurai into masterless ronin two years before Clearly this was an act of revenge but why did they wait so long And is there any reason they should not immediately be ordered to commit ritual suicide .

Sano Ichiro demoted from Chamberlain to his old post as Most Honorable Investigator of Events Situations and People has mere days to solve the greatest mystery of samurai legend while his own fortunes hang in the balance div div div by Laura Joh Rowland

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The Ronin's Mistress (Sano Ichiro, #15)
Title:The Ronin's Mistress (Sano Ichiro, #15)
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ISBN:0312658524
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Number of Pages:324
Category:Mystery, Historical fiction, Japan, Fiction, Historical, Historical mystery
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When veteran samurai detective Sano Ichiro the most Honorable Investigator of Events Situations and People is called on to investigate the burning of a cottage belonging to the Black Lotus Temple he makes a shocking discovery The three victim of the blaze did not die in the fire but were brutally murdered before the fire even began With a triple homicide on his hands Sano s search for a killer leads him to Haru an orphan girl found at the scene of the crime But Sano s wife Reiko investigating the case against Sano s wishes is convinced of Haru s innocence Reiko s investigation leads her behind the walls of the Black Lotus Temple where she discovers a sect involved in extortion prostitution and hedonistic rituals Could one of the sect s members be the killer Now Reiko must risk her marriage to Sano in order to prove Haru s innocence br br Set in the luscious finery of the samurai court of medieval Japan this latest installment in the bestselling series by Laura Joh Rowland is filled with shocking surprised and suspense as readers are once again allowed access into the world of Sano Ichiro br, Twenty months spent as the shogun s sosakan sama most honorable investigator of events situations and people has left Sano Ichiro weary He looks forward to the comforts that his arranged marriage promises a private life with a sweet submissive wife and a month s holiday to celebrate their union However the death of the shogun s favorite concubine interrupts the couple s wedding ceremony and shatters any hopes the samurai detective had about enjoying a little peace with his new wife br br After Sano traces the cause of Lady Harume s death to a self inflicted tattoo he must travel into the cloistered forbidden world of the shogun s women to untangle the complicated web of Harume s lovers rivals and troubled past and identify her killer To make matters worse Reiko his beautiful young bride reveals herself to be not a traditional obedient wife but instead a headstrong intelligent aspiring detective bent on helping Sano with his new case Sano is horrified at her unladylike behavior and the resulting sparks make their budding love as exciting as they mystery surrounding Lady Harume s death Amid the heightened tensions and political machinations of feudal Japan Sano faces a daunting complex investigation br br As subtle as the finest lacquered screen as powerful as the slash of a sword Laura Joh Rowland s i The Concubine s Tattoo i vividly brings to life a story of murder jealousy sexual intrigue and political storms that keeps is in its spell until the final shattering scene, When beautiful wealthy Yukiko and low born artist Noriyoshi are found drowned together in a i shinju i or ritual double suicide everyone believes the culprit was forbidden love Everyone but newly appointed i yoriki i Sano Ichiro br br Despite the official verdict and warnings from his superiors the shogun s Most Honorable Investigator of Events Situations and People suspects the deaths weren t just a tragedy they were murder Risking his family s good name and his own life Sano will search for a killer across every level of society determined to find answers to a mystery no one wants solved No one but Sano br br As subtle and beautiful as the culture it evokes i Shinju i vividly re creates a world of ornate tearooms and gaudy pleasure palaces cloistered mountaintop convents and deathly prisons br br b Part love story part mystery i Shinju i is a tour that will dazzle and entertain all who enter its world b, No description available