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The Floating World (The Poison Lotus Book 1)
Price: Free! Words: 27,320. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
In ancient Japan, as a Shogun engages in civil war against his brother, a ninja working as a bodyguard is called to protect his surrogate family.
Fighting to Win - Samurai Techniques for your Work and Life
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 70,980. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
The samurai warriors of ancient Japan were the greatest fighters who ever walked this earth because they had developed an entire system for overcoming inner and outer enemies. The samurai’s secrets and how you can apply them to improve your life in any area are what the book is about. This edition is revised and updated by the author, with a new introduction for 2014.
Be a Ninja!
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,880. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014 by Office Fukunaga Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Ninja is attractive and mysterious, but the facts about Ninja are misunderstood seriously even by Japanese people. We interviewed real Ninjas, and they taught us how a real Ninja should be.
A Samurai Never Fears Death
Series: The Samurai Detective, Book 5. Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 38,470. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Seikei, the adopted son of Japan's greatest sleuth, returns to Osaka, the city of his birth. While attending the famous puppet theater, he is witness to a murder. And when he joins the theater troupe, another murder takes place--with Seikei's own sword! To get to the bottom of the mystery, Seikei must use all his skills and follow the threads that lead to a master criminal who is also a puppet.
The Sword That Cut the Burning Grass
Series: The Samurai Detective, Book 4. Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 40,040. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
When the samurai apprentice Seikei is sent to persuade the 14-year-old emperor to carry out his duties, he thinks it will be a simple task. Then the emperor is kidnapped, and the ceremonial sword that carries immense power is stolen. Seikei must find them both before they fall into the wrong hands, and his only helpers are a servant girl and a mysterious old man.
In Darkness, Death
Series: The Samurai Detective, Book 3. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 40,710. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Judge Ooka, the 18th-century master sleuth of Japan, once again sends his teenage adopted son, Seikei, on a journey of investigation. This time Seikei must find the shape-shifting ninja who killed a nobleman as he slept. The trail leads him to a mysterious mountain where only the chosen may go. All he has to protect himself is a a mysterious stone whose power he does not fully understand.
Ninja Vs Samurai (Part 1)
Price: Free! Words: 18,440. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
It has been twenty long years since the Dark Shogun’s victory at the Great War. The Dark Shogun now rules the country with absolute power. Some say he is invincible. Some say he is a God. Only a handful of Samurai clans remain. Only a handful of Kensei warriors remain. But not for long...
The Demon in the Teahouse
Series: The Samurai Detective, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,840. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Someone is murdering geishas, the beautiful, mysterious women of Japan. The famous samurai Judge Ooka is called to solve the mystery, and he assigns his teenage stepson Seikei to work in one of the teahouses where geishas entertain. Seikei winds up entering the dark worlds of demons and revenge, as he struggles to find out who the killer is before he himself becomes a victim.
The Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
Series: The Samurai Detective, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,710. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Fourteen-year-old Seikei has always wished to be a samurai. But as the son of a tea merchant, achieving his dream seems impossible. However, when a priceless ruby is stolen by a ghost, Seikei finds himself caught up in the hunt for the thief. The samurai Judge Ooka, Japan's version of Sherlock Holmes, sends Seikei on a mission that will require him to be as brave and resourceful as any samurai.
Yamada Monogatari: Demon Hunter
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 88,520. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2014 by Prime Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In an ancient Japan where the incursions of gods, ghosts, and demons into the living world is an everyday event, an impoverished nobleman named Yamada no Goji makes his living as a demon hunter for hire . . .