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The Warrior’s Soul
James Calbraith

The adventure continues! After a mysterious ritual fusing Bran’s soul with that of an ancient warrior, she, the wizardess Sato and the shrine apprentice Nagomi flee Kiyo, pursued by the Yamato authorities – and by the associates of a shadowy figure in Crimson Robe. Their quest – to find Bran’s captured dragon and discover the whereabouts of Sato’s abducted mother.Meanwhile in Qin, the Rebellion spreads dangerously close to the old capital and only Dylan and her Second Regiment of Royal Marines stand between the rebel army and the vital trade port of Huating.

A detailed and fast-paced historical fantasy based around the turbulent opening of Japan to the West in the middle of the 19th century, “The Warrior’s Soul” is the second volume in “The Year of the Dragon” saga. The third volume, “The Islands in the Mist”, is expected in Autumn 2012.

Sci Fi & Fantasy