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Across the Nightingale Floor (2002) [Novel]
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Series: Tales of the Otori
Part: 1

Summary :

Set in an imaginary, ancient Japanese society dominated by warring clans, Across the Nightingale Floor is a story of a boy who is suddenly plucked from his life in a remote and peaceful village to find himself a pawn in a political scheme, filled with treacherous warlords, rivalry-and the intensity of first love. In a culture ruled by codes of honor and formal rituals, Takeo must look inside himself to discover the powers that will enable him to fulfill his destiny.

A work of transcendent storytelling with an appeal that crosses genres, genders, and generations, Across the Nightingale Floor is a rich and brilliantly constructed tale, mythic in its themes and epic in its vision. It is poised to become the most captivating novel of the year.

Original title: Across the Nightingale Floor
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionChildren & Young AdultFantasy

Edition #1: Across the Nightingale Floor

Across the Nightingale Floor (2002)
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Language: English

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Across the Nightingale Floor (August 2002)

Format: Hardcover
Place of publication: New York
Publisher: Riverhead
ISBN: 1573222259
Dimensions: 9.75 x 6.69 x 1.45.
Pages: 288

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