Japanese businessman Tadeo Kurobashi had many passions, including computers, poetry, money, and Samurai lore. So his suicide method of choice would naturally be the ancient art of seppuku -- what the uninitiated call "hara-kiri." But despite the bloody Samurai sword Kurobashi clutches tightly in his lifeless hand, Seattle detective J.P. Beaumont senses the dead software magnate played a less active role in his own demise. Because glaring errors have been made in the-honored Asian death ritual -- which has Beau looking for someone with a less traditional passion . . . for cold-blooded homicide.
Original title: Dismissed With Prejudice
Genre: Fiction→ Crime and Mystery→ Detective Story and Detectives→ General