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Shinju

(1994)
(The first book in the Sano Ichiro series)
A novel by

 

"An exotic and beguiling mystery story: A tour de force of imagination."
Robert Harris


Not since Shogun has the lush and exotic world of ancient Japan been revealed in all its rich and fascinating detail. Beautiful, wealthy Yukiko and the lowly artist Nuriyoshi have been found dead, drowned together in a ritual double suicide or shinju. It is tragic, but these things happen. Only, one man is unsatisfied with the official report.

Genre: Historical Mystery
 
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Used availability for Laura Joh Rowland's Shinju


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Hardback Editions

June 1997 : USA Hardback
thumbTitle: Shin-Ju
Author(s): Laura Joh Rowland
ISBN: 0-517-17778-1 / 978-0-517-17778-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Random House Value Publishing
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

December 1994 : UK Hardback
thumbTitle: Shinju
Author(s): Laura Joh Rowland
ISBN: 0-7472-1260-0 / 978-0-7472-1260-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Headline Book Publishing
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

September 1994 : USA Hardback
thumbTitle: Shinju
Author(s): Laura Joh Rowland
ISBN: 0-679-43422-4 / 978-0-679-43422-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Random House
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Paperback Editions

June 2009 : UK Paperback
thumbTitle: Shinju (Sano Ichiro)
Author(s): Laura Joh Rowland
ISBN: 1-84529-904-3 / 978-1-84529-904-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Robinson
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

March 1996 : USA Paperback
thumbTitle: Shinju
Author(s): Laura Joh Rowland
ISBN: 0-06-100950-4 / 978-0-06-100950-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: HarperTorch
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

January 1995 : UK Paperback
thumbTitle: Shinju (Featuring Sano Ichiro)
Author(s): Laura Joh Rowland
ISBN: 0-7472-4776-5 / 978-0-7472-4776-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Feature
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Kindle Editions

December 2011 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
thumbTitle: Shinju (Sano Ichiro Novels Book 1)
Author(s): Laura Joh Rowland
Publisher: Random House
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   


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