Water Touching Stone (Hardcover)

By Eliot Pattison

St. Martin's Griffin, 9780312206123, 512pp.

Publication Date: September 29, 2009

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (9/29/2009)
Mass Market Paperbound (6/17/2002)

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Description

In this sequel to the internationally acclaimed The Skull Mantra, Shan Tao Yun is cloistered in a remote Tibetan sanctuary when he receives shattering news.  A teacher revered by the oppressed has been found slain and, one by one, her orphaned students have followed her to her grave, victims of a killer harboring unfathomable motives. Abandoning his mountain hermitage, Shan Tao Yun, a former Beijing police inspector who has been exiled to Tibet, embarks on a search for justice.  Shadowed by bizarre tales of an unleashed 'demon,' Shan braces himself for even darker imaginings as he stalks a killer and fights to restore spiritual balance to the ancient and tenuous splendor of Tibet.