The Samurai's Wife (Mass Market Paperback)
St. Martin's Paperbacks, 9780312974480, 352pp.
Publication Date: April 1, 2001
A legendary land comes alive in this compelling murder mystery set in seventeenth-century Japan. Filled with finely drawn characters and suspenseful plot twists, "The Samurai's Wife" is a novel as complex, vivid, and artful as the glorious, lost world it portrays.
Praise For The Samurai's Wife…
"You'll immediately recognize [Sano] as an ancestor of Philip Marlowe or Sam Spade."--Denver Post
"As a fan of Shogun, it's easy to say that The Samurai's Wife provided me with the same sense of place and culture that was so invigorating in James Clavell's epic yarn...Rowland's a pretty terrific storyteller."--Chicago Tribune