LIBRARY JOURNAL has just listed its "best genre novels of 2010". Happily, my book is among them, one of the five mysteries honored.
Yes, even if they got my gender wrong and continue to compare me to aura Joh Rowland, I was very happy to get this.
Their comment: "Once again Parker has written a moving and beautiful tale, this time involving parental love and loss of a child. His depiction of an 11th-century Japan as a brutal society in which one’s fortune is made or lost on the whim of the most powerful will appeal to historical fiction fans and readers who enjoy Laura Joh Rowland."
That makes two…Continue
Added by I. J. Parker on November 1, 2010 at 12:32am — No Comments