The Fire Kimono
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
Date: November 2008
Duration: 11 hours 5 minutes
Japan, March 1700. The strifebetween Sano Ichiro, the samurai detective who has risen to power in theshogun's court, and his enemies has escalated to the brink of war. Called awayfrom the crisis by the shogun's orders to investigate a mysterious skeleton,Sano and his wife, Reiko, must confront dangerous, long-buried secrets. Whatwas Sano's own mother doing on the night when a burning kimono ignited a blazethat nearly destroyed the city? The shogun gives Sano and Reiko just three daysto find out-or risk losing not only their position at court but their families'lives as well.