Tag Archives: Japan

The Blossom and the Firefly – Sherri L. Smith

From the publisher, “From the award-winning author of Flygirl comes this powerful WWII romance between two Japanese teens caught in the cogs of an unwinnable war, perfect for fans of Salt to the Sea, Lovely War, and Code Name Verity. Japan 1945. Taro is a … Continue reading

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Dreaming Spies: A novel of suspense featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes – Laurie R. King

Winding road to truth  Obstacles, delays, deceptions And then resolution The centerpiece of this mystery is a beautifully illustrated book by the 17th century itinerant poet and master of haiku, Matsuo Basho.  It is a book that belonged to Prince … Continue reading

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