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3.64  ·  Rating Details  ·  11 Ratings  ·  3 Reviews
Takashi Matsumoto has spent his entire life in Tokyo. He’s seen terrible things working for the yakuza, but when an encounter with something straight out of folklore leaves him nearly dead he has to revise everything he thought he knew.

After he recovers, he runs into an old flame, Daisuke. Can Takashi have a relationship knowing what he does? Or will his past catch up to b
ebook, 16 pages
Published July 25th 2012 by Torquere Press (first published July 24th 2012)
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Nikyta *Miss Forgetful*
This review can be found at The Armchair Reader.

This was my first book by Missouri Dalton. While the story is relatively short, I enjoyed it enough to consider reading more by her one day.

With that said, the first thing a reader needs to know is this is a very quick read. The blurb is also not quite accurate and tells pretty much everything you want to know about the story while it also misleads the reader a little bit. For one, Takashi doesn’t actually work for the yakuza he’s more indebted to
My biggest problem with this story is that it's a great beginning to a full sized book.
Aug 10, 2012 Tam rated it liked it
Shelves: m-m, other-paranormal
This review can be found at Brief Encounters Reviews.

I’ve determined that I quite enjoy stories with Japanese paranormal creatures and this is no exception. Takashi has one last assassination job and the yakuza have promised that his debt is paid. He’s waiting on a woman and when she arrives, he’s in for a surprise. She is not just a woman, she is some kind of two mouthed creature whose hair resembles Medusa, and she ends up slitting his throat. However he doesn’t die, he’s rescued by an unknown
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Missouri Dalton is a writer of horror/paranormal contemporary fantasy and alternate historical novels.

Missouri was raised mainly in transit, slowed down to finish school in one place and was then determined to be as nomadic as possible, if only because that's how things just worked out. She uses writing as an escape from her own neurosi and currently lives with her dear friend Sophia.
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