(From the publisher):
Heaven's Net Is Wide is the prequel that reveals the full story of Lord Otori Shigeru—the figure who has presided in both life and death over the entire series, the man who represents the true spirit of the Otori Clan. The first and the last tale, it introduces readers to the strange and beautiful world of the Otori and closes the circle where it opened in Across the Nightingale Floor.
Original title: Heaven's Net Is Wide
Genre: Fiction→ Children & Young Adult→ Fantasy
Fiction→ Fantasy→ Historical
Fiction→ Historical→ Asia→ Japan