The Peony Lantern

Author(s): Frances Watts

Young Adult

When Kasumi leaves her remote village for the teeming city of Edo, her life is transformed. As a lady - in - waiting in a samurai mansion she discovers a rare talent for art and falls in love with a young samurai. How could she ever return to the life of a simple mountain girl? But Kasumi must set aside her own concerns. Her country is on the brink of change and Edo is simmering with tension. And her mistress has a dangerous secret - a secret that Kasumi is gradually drawn into ... Set against the vivid backdrop of nineteenth - century Japan, THE PEONY LANTERN is a powerful story of art, love and friendship, and finding your own path.

Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9780733332920
  • : ABC Books
  • : Abc Books
  • : July 2015
  • : 198mm X 129mm
  • : Australia
  • : August 2015
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Frances Watts
  • : Paperback
  • : 815
  • : en
  • : 304