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An aging 'Akita' dog assists Ennin... As together, they finally bring a cunning murderer to justice... This is the 36th Ennin Mystery. 'This Japanese detective is a fine addition to the burgeoning field of Asian historical detectives which began with Judge Dee (China) and runs through I.P. Parker's Akitada... ' Mcb 'Delightful short story... Enjoy!... ' PeaTee (TOP 500 REVIEWER) '(The) Ennin series is intriguing... Recommend these stories to all... ' Chris 'Stevens has created an interesting character and placed him in a colorful place and time in history. Stevens is cranking out stories with a certain rapidity now. That's great news to those of us who enjoy his stories... ' AN 'Atmospheric, intriguing and entertaining... feels as if it is both contemporary and traditional. A rare achievement... ' Kenny51 'An excellent Japanese detective series... I enjoy each and every story... ' R. Russell 'Stevens keeps on delivering... This is a great series. Anyone who enjoys Sherlock Holmes will enjoy the similarities in Stevens' characters and Doyle's. Fresh plots, exotic locale, who-done-its, and a unique set of protagonists. I've read all the Ennin series and look forward to each new adventure. Highly recommended... ' Abby Normal 'Entertaining read with Holmesian overtones, but very different setting... ' Gerry H 'Once you start this, I'm betting you won't be able to set it down until you finish it... ' Judy 'The author weaves intrigue, subterfuge and cunning into a very enjoyable story... ' J. Cepeda 'Historical setting and cultural background are excellently researched... ' D. Werdin 'Wonderful... Like a Japanese room arrangement with clean lines keeping clutter to a minimum... ' AcerAcer 'Ben Stevens is masterful. I can't wait to read his next set of stories... ' Kindle Customer 'If you like the Akitada books, you will enjoy this... ' Mamakile 'Something out of the ordinary... Well worth the read... ' Amazon Customer 'The Sensei is a brilliant detective. Ben Stevens, as always rocks. He's one heck of a storyteller... ' Lisa 'I can't stop reading this series! If you love historical mysteries, you will love the period and cultural detail... ' Pauline 'Atmosphere, poetry and menace... ' ThisandThat 'A feudal Japanese Sherlock Holmes... This ever-evolving excellent series... Vivid imagery and graphic detail which are a trademark of this writer... ' Deborah Chaytor 'Try it... and like it... I don't look for mysteries from the Middle Ages, even ones set in Japan, but for some reason I love this series... Well-written... ' Amazon Customer 'The story develops wonderfully... ' Dave. N 'Loved it!... Simply amazed... I thoroughly enjoyed this read... ' Edwina Callan 'Cleverly written and filled with facts regarding old Japan... Very similar to Holmes and Watson... ' Eileen Sedgwick 'Good job. Very enjoyable... ' Sid 'Great... ' Doug Grey 'If you like the Akitada books, you will enjoy this... ' Mamakile 'I loved this... ' MaidenStull 'A prime example of deductive reasoning, set within feudal Japan... ' Jennifer 'Ennin and his faithful servant are the Holmes and Watson of the East. The mysteries are well plotted. Sesshu is the Moriarty of the piece. If you are a Sherlock fan you should like Ennin... ' Amazon Customer, NJ United States 'Five stars... Entertained throughout... ' Austerity 'The mysteries are intriguing and unusual... Couldn't put the stories down... Well worth the price... ' Jay Gold 'Mystery from historic Japan... like Holmes and Watson, but in an Asian setting... ' Nysaa Cover image: Hata Rokurozaemon with his dog / Public Domain

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