Black Arrow

Black Arrow

I. J. Parker


In I. J. Parker's most modern secret set in historical Japan, a chilly and adversarial land pits Akitada opposed to his deadliest foe yet

I. J. Parker's engrossing old novels convey eleventh-century Japan to existence in all its colourful, treacherous glory. As Black Arrow opens, Sugawara Akitada assumes his new publish as provisional governor of Echigo, a frigid province within the a long way north infamous for its hostility to outsiders. however the snow that threatens to fully isolate the quarter is the least of his problems-which comprise an area rebellion, a sequence of brutal murders, and a secret that is as outdated because the frozen hills and much more risky. fantastically written and wealthy in interval aspect, Black Arrow is one other bravura functionality from a grasp of the ancient mystery.

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