The Scarlet Kimono : The Kumashiro Saga

  • by Christina Courtenay
  • Narrated by Julia Franklin
  • Series: The Kumashiro Saga
  • 11 hrs and 29 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

England, 1611, and young Hannah Marston envies her brother's adventurous life. But when she stows away on a merchant ship, her powers of endurance are stretched to their limit. Then they reach Japan and all her suffering seems worthwhile until she is abducted by Taro Kumashiro's warriors. In the far north of the country, warlord Kumashiro is intrigued to learn more about the girl who he has been warned about by a seer. There's a clash of cultures and wills, but they're also fighting an instant attraction to each other. With her brother desperate to find her and the jealous Lady Reiko equally desperate to kill her, Hannah faces the greatest adventure of her life. And Kumashiro has to choose between love and honour...

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great story

Really enjoyed this book, unusual setting and some very interesting facts about Japan. Loved the strong minded Hannah.
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- Angela

Prince Charming saves the damsel in destress

Unimaginative & predictable story with one-dimensional characters. Fun to listen to though because the narrator is wonderful!
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- Lisa

Book Details

  • Release Date: 06-01-2011
  • Publisher: Whole Story Audiobooks