book casts a spell on the reader from the word
go. Set in 14th century China, the characters are designed to provide an exotic blend of events. The beauty of this story lies in the simplicity of the
concept - a feud between brothers. Where the author
Jennifer King adds her touch is, giving her characters
a free mind to let the events and storyline evolve rather than forcing any turn of events.
written book that you wouldn't want to put down
until you've reached the back cover.
Based a Chinese story from the Ming dynasty.
Century China as never before...
The epic saga of the rule of the tyrant Zyrus and his son
Chuing following... from an old Chinese story.
emperor Zyrius was a great warrior and fighter, and his people
laws were not to be broken and anyone who disobeyed was
punished by prison or worse... execution.
He had two sons and many daughters.
As the eldest son grew to a young man, Chuing, was praised by
his parents for his strength, courage, fighting skills,
bravery, and dominance.
All over the kingdom, it was said that he was truly his father’s
son. And this made Emperor Zyrius proud.
Gen-lee, the second son, was nothing like his brother. While
Chuing accompanied his father on hunting trips and village
raids, Gen-lee remained at the palace where he could be found
in the library, or with his father’s advisors questioning
them over issues concerning the kingdom.
often frowned in wonderment at the intelligent questions that
Gen-lee put to them and logical answers he came up with.
A recipe for intrigue and disaster... only one son could
follow his father!
Published 23 May 2013
Released August 2013
Second edition July 2014
ISBN 978 1500251987
PRINT Format:127 x 203 mm
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