Written in English
|Series||Ryogan chronicles -- [bk. 1]|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||402|
Akitada still serves as a governor in Echigo province but the story is situated to Sado island which is known as Island of Exiles. Against his will, Sugawara Akitada has to go there and investigates a very delicate murder – the most important prisoner Prince Okisada was poisoned and the Emperor wants to know more datails about his death/5(38). Akitada still serves as a governor in Echigo province but the story is situated to Sado island which is known as Island of Exiles. Against his will, Sugawara Akitada has to go there and investigates a very delicate murder – the most important prisoner Prince Okisada was poisoned and the Emperor wants to know more datails about his death/5(31). When the exiled Prince Okisada, the most illustrious prisoner of the penal colony on Sado Island, is poisoned, Akitada is called upon by the emperor's envoys to investigate incognito. Posing as a prisoner, he discovers a deadly conspiracy, only to fall into the hands of brutal guards and : Penguin Publishing Group. About Island of Exiles In I.J. Parker’s newest mystery set in eleventh-century Japan, Akitada disguises himself as a prisoner to solve the, murder of a prince As her audience grows with each evocative historical thriller featuring Sugawara Akitada, I. J. Parker returns with a gripping tale of political intrigue and cold-blooded murder in.
Sugawara, just starting out his career, is sent to Sadoshima island, where they keep exiles and mine silver. Akitada must find out who has killed an exiled heir to the throne and who is plotting to overthrow the emperor on the mainland.4/5. ISLAND OF EXILES has everything I've been looking for in a fantasy--powerful characters, magical powers that make me itch with envy, and a spoken language that is as intrinsic to the story as it is beautiful. —Amber Lough, author of The Fire Wish and The Blind Wish Island of Exiles is imaginative, bold, and as electrifying as a Shiara storm. Islands and Exiles book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. A comprehensive historical and theoretical study of the creolization 4/5(3). Island of Exiles is a rich and epic fantasy, incredibly detailed with superb world building. I am picky about what fantasy novels I read, but this one far surpassed all my expectations and I am now eagerly awaiting book two in the series.
Island of Exiles is a wholly unique fantasy created on a desert world with a city that is a warrior community and ruled by immortals. At the start, the world takes some time to sink into, because there is a lot we are not explained, and terms that were created for the novel specifically/5(7). "Erica Cameron's ISLAND OF EXILES is a remarkable achievement: a fantasy world so richly imagined, so finely detailed, and so strikingly original, /5(41). In Island of Exiles is a detective novel by I. J. story follows Sugawara Akitada, who is assigned by two shadowy officials to investigate the fatal poisoning on penal colony on Sado Island of the exiled and disgraced Prince Okisada. The suspect is the son of the local governor, the officials thought he might have been framed as part of a treasonous : I. J. Parker. Cameron (Assassins: Nemesis, , etc.) tells a YA fantasy tale about a “nyshin”—a warrior, mage, and hunter—on a desert island rife with is no stranger to hardship. Life on the island of Shiara is inhospitable at best, and as a Author: Erica Cameron.