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In this short story set after the events of novels Tiger Lily and The Straw Doll Cries at Midnight , Tiger Lily and her lordling, Ashikaga Yoshinori, travel to Dejima Island, the home of foreign doctor, desperate for a cure for Ashikaga’s father, the Lord Daimyo’s, mysterious illness. But someone else has gotten to the doctor first and Ashikaga will face the choice of saving the Daimyo. or exposing a long-held secret.
Japan lost World War II, but the Tokyo Council still rules the magical Kind with an iron will. When the Council’s enforcer, Bringer-of-Death, receives orders to go after a veteran who happens to be a Baku—dream eater— he is caught between the threat of punishment and his desire to help the Baku escape. Can Bringer-of-Death find a way to both protect his family and the Baku? Or will he be trapped as the Council’s slave forever?
Download this novelette, Bringer-of-Death, for free from BookFunnel to experience Fujiwara Ken’s very first meeting with the Baku Herai Akihito— way before he encounters Akihito’s daughter, Koi Pierce, at the start of Dream Eater, the first book of K. Bird Lincoln’s multi-cultural Portland Hafu Urban Fantasy Trilogy.