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Across the Nightingale Floor: Tales of the Otori, Book 1, Lian Hearn (Riverhead Books. 2002) {HighBridge Audio, Narrators: Kevin Gray and Aiko Nakasone}

Across the Nightingale Floor by Lian Hearn is an excellent fantasy novel set in a mildly magic version of Feudal Japan. Though it is book one of a series, the story more or less stands alone. What is more, you don’t need to be a big fan of Samurai stories to enjoy this tale. For more info go to http://www.sophyanempire.wordpress.com Continue reading

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