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Heaven's Net Is Wide by Lian Hearn
  

Heaven's Net Is Wide

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Loyalty and honour, revenge and cruelty and above all love are the never endingly fascinating strands of the richly woven Tales of the Otori. This volume both introduces the complex world of the Otori and brings the long saga of stories to a close. Acts of great courage and nobility as well as moments of cruelty and violence are all elegantly recounted.

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Heaven's Net Is Wide by Lian Hearn

Lord Shigeru, heir to the Otori clan, faces hostility from the shrewdly ambitious Iida family in the East and base treachery at home from his uncles. His noble education and training as a warrior have prepared him for leadership and combat, but fate and Shigeru's youthful determination bring the Three Countries to war.

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aNobody should need to ask who the Otori are by now. Scions of an imaginary, quasi-Japanese feudal clan, theyave made a big splash.a
a Washington Post


About the Author

Lian Hearn

Lian Hearn is a pseudonym. Born in England and currently living in Australia, the author attended Oxford University, has studied Japanese and has a lifelong interest in Japan.

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Publication date

6th June 2008

Author

Lian Hearn

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www.lianhearn.com

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Publisher

Pan Macmillan

Format

Paperback
578 pages

Categories

NewGen - YA Fiction
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Fantasy
Fantasy & magical realism (Children's / Teenage)

ISBN

9780330447454

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