The Convict's Sword
A Mystery of Eleventh-century JapanDownloadable Audiobook - 2009
Some days he felt the shame of that half-forgotten promise almost like a physical blow, or a sword thrust into his belly, like that agonizing wound which had taken Haseo's life. Haunted by his vow to find the mysterious killer of his friend Haseo, Lord Sugawara Akitada, senior secretary in the Ministry of Justice, temporarily abandons his post and sets out to fulfill his promise.
Publisher: [New York] : Books on Tape, 2009