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The Sword of Hachiman
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 107,000. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2016 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
At the dawn of the Shogun era two mighty warrior clans, the Minamoto and the Taira, struggle for power under the Cloistered Emperor. The three Minamoto sons, separated and exiled at birth, are secretly reuniting to avenge their father's bloody death. It is the youngest, Yoshitsune, who is deemed most worthy of possessing the Sword of Hachiman.
Shit Twins
You set the price! Words: 64,250. Language: British English. Published: September 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Transgressional fiction
Douglas Coupland writes that everyone wishes to make sense of their lives by trans-forming the individual events of their existence into a story. If so, then this is a story about you.
Spirit Hunters - Book 3: Tails High
Price: $7.90 USD. Words: 118,830. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Follow the adventures of the fox spirit Kitsune Sura as the Spirit Hunters adventure in a magical Japanese Otherwhen.
I Am the Who - 10 Short Horror Stories
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,770. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
10 short horror tales offer up plenty of chills, some comedy, and surely something for those chilly autumn nights when being scared will keep you warm.
Balancing on the Pivot: How China's Rise and Offshore Balancing Affect Japan's and India's Roles as Balancers in the Twenty-First Century - Military, Nuclear, Self-defense Forces, Pakistan Role
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 45,610. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Asian
The United States is poised to pivot eastward to meet the demands of China as a rising challenger. The question I raise here is, how viable would an alternative grand strategy in Asia be?
Cold Blood: Yamabuki vs. the Sword Master
Series: Sword of the Taka Samurai, Book One. Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 23,350. Language: American English. Published: August 24, 2016 by Toot Sweet Ink. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
In ancient Japan, a warlord's only daughter, trained since childhood as a samurai, must travel through realms controlled by rival factions on a mission known only to her father. Veiled in the guise of an ordinary warrior, not even revealing that she is female, she must fight for her honor, her duty, and her clan. Blood will be spilled before it is over.
Viper's Tail
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 89,030. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
VIPER'S TAIL, a Matt Chance Thriller by Tom Crowley. 1st in series. Matt Chance finds himself drafted into the middle of a deadly plot involving right wing Japanese fanatics intent on punishing China for grievances going back to the end of WW II and the loss of Japan's preeminent position of global power.
Cold Rain: Yamabuki and the Warlord Prince
Series: Sword of the Taka Samurai, Book Two. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,790. Language: American English. Published: August 23, 2016 by Toot Sweet Ink. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Traveling in the guise of an ordinary samurai, Yamabuki, not-yet seventeen and the only surviving daughter of a legendary warlord, continues her mission to bring important secret dispatches to the capital. Having killed a sword master, she gets waylaid in a lawless town, her path blocked by unseasonable snows, she meets a handsome young warlord. But meanwhile, a master assassin closes in on her.
Through the Year at Kusatsu Onsen
Price: Free! Words: 11,090. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Resorts & spas
Kusatsu Onsen is a picturesque hot springs town located northwest of Tokyo in Gunma Prefecture. As one of the country's top onsen, guests from around the world flock to Kusatsu for its healing waters and relaxed atmosphere year round. Through personal essays from visitors, this book highlights the beauty of this truly unique place that continues to be a top destination in Japan.
Complete Guide to the Sinking of the U.S.S. Indianapolis (CA-35), World War II Attack by Japanese Submarine, 1945, Captain McVay and Hashimoto, Rescue Operations, Survivors, Court Martial Documents
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 79,860. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book provides a complete account of the tragic sinking of the U.S.S. Indianapolis near the end of World War II.