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Review of The Tale of Shikanoko Series Books 2–4 by Lian Hearn

Would that all 4-book series were published this way!  Emperor of the Eight Islands (review here), book 1 in The Tale of Shikanoko, came out on April 26 of this year.  The remaining three books—Autumn Princess, Dragon Child; Lord of … Continue reading

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Review of Emperor of the Eight Islands by Lian Hearn

Lian Hearn has given us a beautiful Japanese inflected epic fantasy.  The Japanese influence pervades the story, from the names to the geography to the political system to the monsters to the magic to the social norms to the form … Continue reading

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