Lian Hearn

With Emperor of the Eight Islands, Lian Hearn delves into the mythic past of the world she crafted so perfectly in the Tales of the Otori series ...

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Alison Broinowski reviews 'Blossoms and Shadows' by Lian Hearn

Alison Broinowski
Tuesday, 07 December 2010

Within little more than a decade, between the 1850s and the 1860s, seven centuries of Japanese feudalism and more than two hundred years of seclusion came to an end ...

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