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The Emperor of the Eight Islands : The Tale of Shikanoko - Paul English

The Emperor of the Eight Islands

The Tale of Shikanoko

Read by: Paul English
Author: Lian Hearn

Audio CD

Published: 1st June 2016
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A spellbinding epic from the author of Across the Nightingale Floor.

An ambitious warrior leaves his nephew for dead and seizes his lands.

A stubborn father forces his younger son to give up his wife to his older brother.

A woman of the Old People seeks five fathers for her five children, the Spider Tribe, born from cocoons.

A powerful priest trains a young disciple, Shikanoko, who has been made a sorcerer against his will.

An intricate tapestry has been woven for two rival clans to enter a savage battle over who will be crowned Emperor of the Eight Islands.

Lian Hearn

Lian Hearn's well-loved Tales of the Otori series, beginning with ACROSS THE NIGHTINGALE FLOOR, has sold over four million copies internationally. Her recent novel, BLOSSOMS AND SHADOWS, about life in Japan in the 1850s, also sold widely around the world. Lian has made many trips to Japan and has studied Japanese. She read Modern Languages at Oxford and worked as an editor and film critic in England before emigrating to Australia.

Previous Books: BLOSSOMS AND SHADOWS, HEAVEN'S NET IS WIDE, THE HARSH CRY OF THE HERON, BRILLIANCE OF THE MOON, GRASS FOR HIS PILLOW, ACROSS THE NIGHTINGALE FLOOR.

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ISBN: 9781489348364
ISBN-10: 1489348360
Series: The Tale of Shikanoko
Audience: General
Format: Audio CD
Language: English
Published: 1st June 2016
Publisher: Bolinda Publishing
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 13.4 x 14.6
Weight (kg): 0.29
Edition Type: Unabridged