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Selling Spring: An Ennin Mystery #48

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Ennin is asked to retrieve some potentially incriminating love-letters - from within a brothel.

But in this brothel's tough and resourceful mistress, has Japan's master-sleuth finally met his match... ?

This is the 48th Ennin Mystery.

NOW AVAILABLE: The Ennin Mysteries: Collected Series 1 - 9 (45 Stories)

Amazon reviews for ENNIN (various titles)

'The greatest of Japan's detectives, Ennin, and of course his trusted servant and chronicler Kukai... ' M. Dowden, Hall of Fame, TOP 50 Amazon reviewer

'These Ennin Mysteries are absolutely fabulous... ' sshap

'I can't stop reading this series! If you love historical mysteries, you will love the period and cultural detail... ' Pauline

'Cleverly written and filled with facts regarding old Japan... Very similar to Holmes and Watson... ' Eileen Sedgwick

'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

'Thoroughly enjoyed it... ' Daphne Frampton

'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.

'If you like the Akitada books, you will enjoy this... ' Mamakile

'Great short stories... ' Ston

'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

'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... ' Amazon Customer

'Loved it!... Simply amazed... I thoroughly enjoyed this read... ' Edwina Callan

'Very enjoyable... ' Sid

'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

'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

'Good book... the story takes you back in time... ' Santex

'Very powerful... ' Bill

'Delightful short story... Enjoy!... ' PeaTee (TOP 500 REVIEWER)

'(The) Ennin series is intriguing... Recommend these stories to all... ' Chris

'Atmospheric, intriguing and entertaining... A rare achievement... ' Kenny51

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  • Publication Date: June 28, 2015
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Print Length: 12 Pages
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