Miyuki Miyabe was born in Tokyo in 1960. A best-selling author in Japan best known for her mystery and suspense novels, Miyabe has had three books translated into English: All She Was Worth, Shadow Family and Crossfire.
The length was daunting. Miyabi could have completed Campbell's classic hero's journey in less than epic length.Published 7 months ago by D. Neyland
A good story. Not sure if it was the translation or just the differences in culture, but I felt that it could have trimmed some of the fat in it. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Dolph Kawalec
Fist, let me say that this book is VERY long-winded! It takes forever to get through, and was kind of a struggle for me to finish. After I finished it, I was glad I stuck with it. Read morePublished 15 months ago by LoboAngel86
This book has the best, most consistent pacing I've seen in a long time. The English language used is perfect in that the idioms and visualizations shine through rather than become... Read morePublished 16 months ago by Steve Rousseau
Brave Story is a long read, but worth every minute. It’s the sort of book that has such beautiful and detailed language that I just want to bask in the flow of words — you know,... Read morePublished 18 months ago by Jessica Y