Honeymoon to Nowhere (Paperback)

By Akimitsu Takagi, Sadako Mizuguchi (Translator)

Soho Crime, 9781569471548, 272pp.

Publication Date: July 1, 2003



Etsuko has fallen in love with the shy young university lecturer who clumsily courts her. But her family objects to his past: his father was a war criminal; his deceased younger brother, a murderer. When Etsuko lies to force the marriage through, she thinks their troubles are over, but on their wedding night, the groom leaves in response to an urgent phone call. In the morning, he is still missing.

About the Author

Akimitsu Takagi (1920-1995) studied engineering at Kyoto University and later worked for the Nakajima Aircraft Company. Over the course of his writing career, he published fifteen popular mysteries and won the Japan Mystery Writers Club Award.