Across the Nightingale Floor: Tales of the Otori Book One by Lian Hearn PDF

By Lian Hearn

ISBN-10: 0330412981

ISBN-13: 9780330412988

ISBN-10: 1565117115

ISBN-13: 9781565117112

ISBN-10: 1573222259

ISBN-13: 9781573222259

ISBN-10: 1573223328

ISBN-13: 9781573223324

An foreign bestseller, Across the Nightingale Floor is the 1st ebook within the stories of the Otori sequence by way of Lian Hearn. do not omit the similar series, The story of Shikanoko.

In his black-walled castle at Inuyama, the warlord Iida Sadamu surveys his well-known nightingale flooring. built with beautiful ability, it sings on the tread of every human foot. No murderer can move it unheard.

The early life Takeo has been stated in a distant mountain village one of the Hidden, a reclusive and religious those that have taught him in basic terms the methods of peace. yet unbeknownst to him, his father used to be a celebrated murderer and a member of the Tribe, an historical community of households with notable, preternatural talents. while Takeo's village is pillaged, he's rescued and followed by way of the mysterious Lord Otori Shigeru. less than the tutelage of Shigeru, he learns that he too possesses the talents of the Tribe. And, with this data, he embarks on a trip that would lead him around the famed nightingale floor—and to his personal unbelievable destiny...

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