ORDER THE BOOK E-BOOK Kindle Apple Books Google Play NOOK Kobo The Miko Nicholas Linnear #2 Description The New York Times–bestselling novel in . The Miko (Nicholas Linnear, book 2) by Eric Van Lustbader – book cover, description, publication history. Van Lustbader’s hero is again half-Japanese businessman Nicholas Linnear, now fight-hand man to his father-in-law Raphael Tomkin–despite.
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You can also follow him on Facebook and Twitter. This is a great series for any that enjoy a story set in Japan. A very 80s story of modern, industrialized Japan still battling the ghosts of war, and somehow caught up in US-Soviet cold war intrigues, to boot. The Miko dives into Nicholas’ past once again, this time exploiting a teenage romance and lost love. Now it’s on to White Ninja.
Intense, but for entirely the wrong reasons. If you’re interested in the hierarchy and structure of Japanese corporations, this is definitely an interesting book to read. After a number of years, I am rereading the entire Nicholas Linnear series and enjoying every one.
It’s believable because there is a believable world constructed around our heroes and villains. It jumps back and forth in time, between America and Japan, between character stories and I didn’t really follow a lot of the politics and of course it’s out of date – geopolitics have moved on from when the book is largely set.
So the It’s amazing to read this series 30 years after it was first published. May 15, Helen rated it it was ok Shelves: In White NinjaNicholas Linnear has recently undergone brain surgery in order to remove a tumor, and he has suddenly lost his ability to use his martial arts.
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All the characters were very well-written and the plot fit neatly together. A miko is a female sorceress This ban the second reading for me. Kindle Edition Verified Purchase.
A very solid work and all the justification needed for me to read then next one. Product details Mass Market Paperback: This is my second read of this book and I enjoyed it as much as the first time. Vxn Thousands of Digital Comics.
Jan 06, Bathsheba rated it it was ok. Read more Read less. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. I think I’ll leave Linnear to his cherry blossoms and plovers wheeling playfully in the sky. If you’re interested in East Asian culture, not J-Pop or anime, but deeply ingrained beliefs about social status and how it affects everyday communication, then the Ninja is a must-read series.
You will learn while you are reading these books, and you will have fun. Taken very seriously, don’t mess with that. Drawn into a tangle of corporate intrigue, international espionage, and hedonistic sex, Linnear will have to put revenge on hold if he is lustbadder leave Japan alive.
He describes, although poetically, where it doesn’t add to what you are reading, like gilding a lily see what I did there? Learn more about Amazon Prime.
Though it is related to the first – The Ninja, the book is interdependent from it. Nicholas Linnear 6 books. Linnear is a dude, and rightly a character I’d not want to cross although more eriic in a superhero book! He is from both worlds and continually struggles to find his place. Actions that effect Japanese banks and the Tomkins and Sato companies.
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