"The plot is original and crafty…The characters are fresh and interesting…The dialogue is sharp…The story is entirely absorbing." (Booklist
"Peppered with musings of Eastern philosophy, gritty cop lingo, and occasional understated humor, this mystery [series]…will appeal to all kinds of readers, not just martial arts aficionados" (Publishers Weekly
"Donohue kicks out prose that is as fluid as the martial arts moves he so eloquently describes." (Library Journal
About the Author
John Donohue Ph.D. is a nationally known expert on the culture and practice of the martial arts, John Donohue has been banging around a dojo for more than 30 years.