Books tagged: japanese legends

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The Anointed: The Masacado Scrolls, Story 7
Series: The Masacado Scrolls, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,420. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2016 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Alternative history
Kojiro continues his journey toward Kio, center of the universe and home of the Emperor. Now he travels with only a warrior monk, a timber wolf, a white raven, and a spirit-being called Neouli. Along the way, he must learn lessons which will profit him when he becomes the Anointed King. But can he withstand the black power of the Unholy Bane?
Woman With No Name: The Masacado Scrolls, Story 6
Series: The Masacado Scrolls, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,690. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2016 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Alternative history
The Tengu, red-skinned giants of the Hida forests, found her lying beside the River Sai unconscious and dressed in strange clothing made of tree bark. The giants adopted her when they found she had no memory of who she was or from where she came. Kaku, the Shielder, on his way to the Seeker, was given the woman, who called herself Nanashi, meaning No Name.
Nami of the Waves: The Masacado Scrolls, Story 5
Series: The Masacado Scrolls, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,070. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Alternative history
~ Short Japanese Fantasy Adventure story- part of a continuing saga of stand-alone tales by award winning author Charles T. Whipple ~ One of the chosen to search for lost talismans was Nami, daughter of the Sea Lord, Umihiko, whose gift from Amaterasu shall be revealed. Let it suffice to say that she is entitled the Fuku, that is, bringer of good fortune. May her own fortune ever be boundless.
The Masacado Scrolls: Volume 1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,060. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
~ Four stories of legend and fantasy quests ~ The Fall of Awa - The evil Toh battle for control and Ryo and her mother are enslaved; The Shadow Shield - Kage must battle to the side of the Seeker when called to be the Shielder; Road to Kio - A boy must make a dangerous journey to fulfill his destiny; The Horse Soldiers - Disgusted with evil, a Yotsu Captain rescues a girl and is anointed Bearer.
The Horse Soldiers: The Masacado Scrolls, Story 4
Series: The Masacado Scrolls, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,240. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2012 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
~ Short Japanese Adventure story ~ Mine hand and mind were guided to record the calling and sacrifices of the Seeker. And to record the providing of the Bearer and his Yotsu horse soldiers to protect the princess. In this scroll, I have inscribed accounts of finding the Bearer, the battles that ensue, and the sufferings of the anointed of Amaterasu as they search for the sacred talismans.
Road to Kio: The Masacado Scrolls, Story 3
Series: The Masacado Scrolls, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,350. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
~ Short Japanese Adventure Story ~ I will inscribe accounts of the labors and sufferings of the anointed of Amaterasu as they search for the sacred talismans. Young Master Koziro must begin his journey to Kio. Yami and his minions are determined to stop him, despite a large entourage of protectors. The Seeker and the Shielder must be on guard at all times, but will it be Koziro who saves them all?
The Shadow Shield: The Masacado Scrolls, Story 2
Series: The Masacado Scrolls, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,300. Language: American English. Published: July 24, 2012 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Alternative history
~ The Masacado Scrolls Book 2 ~ Violence/Adult themes ~ I, Hikarinomiko, inscribe accounts of the sufferings of the anointed as they search for the sacred talismans. Guided by Amaterasu, I record the providing of the Seeker with a Shielder, the deeds of those anointed during the dark days of Toh rule, the curse upon the land, demons called by priests, and the dark beings of the underworld of Yami.
Seven Times A Woman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 118,150. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011 by New Babel Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
In a mythic reflection of old Japan, the kitsune Rei-Rei is given the seemingly small errand to "tame a dragon" that will part her from her true love, Inari, for lifetimes to come. When the dark dragon Kage learns of her true nature, he seeks to strike a blow that will destroy his noble brother, and Rei-Rei, forever.
A Matter of Tea and other stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,690. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2011 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » General
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"Delicate as bisque china, dangerous as a snake den, Charles T. Whipple's writing resonates across the seven seas. Tales of sacrifice and honor that flick at the heart and encircle the soul." – Marsha Ward. Stories include: A Matter of Tea, The Dragon of Torigoe, The Floating World, Kamo Ike, From Chojagasaki Bay, Masakado's Revenge, and Bonus Sections.