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Across the nightingale floor

Author: Lian Hearn
Publisher: London, England : Picador, 2016. ©2002
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In his palace at Inuyama, Lord Iida Sadamu, warlord of the Tohan clan, surveys his famous nightingale floor. Its surface sings at the tread of every human foot, and no assassin can cross it. But sixteen-year-old Otori Takeo, his family murdered by Iida's warriors, has the magical skills of the Tribe - preternatural hearing, invisibility, a second self - that enable him to enter the lair of the Tohan. He has love in  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lian Hearn
ISBN: 9781509839339 150983933X
OCLC Number: 947858636
Notes: Originally published: Macmillan, 2002.
Awards: Short-listed for The CILIP Carnegie Medal 2002 (UK)
Description: 309 pages : map ; 20 cm.
Responsibility: Lian Hearn.

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The international bestseller - a journey of revenge and treachery, honour and loyalty, beauty and passion.  Read more...

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