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Fudoki by Kij Johnson

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Published by Tor in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Fiction,
  • Women soldiers,
  • Cats,
  • Metamorphosis,
  • Love stories

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementKij Johnson
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3560.O379716 F83 2003
The Physical Object
Pagination316 p. ;
Number of Pages316
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24764395M
ISBN 100765303906
ISBN 109780765303905
LC Control Number2003053345
OCLC/WorldCa52341445

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  Kij Johnson is the author of several novels, including The Fox Woman and short fiction has sold to Amazing Stories, Analog, Asimov's, Duelist Magazine, Fantasy & Science Fiction, and Realms of won the Theodore A. Sturgeon award for the best short story of for her novelette in Asimov's, "Fox Magic."5/5(6). Fudoki is a novel by American writer Kij Johnson, a (stand-alone) sequel to The Fox Woman. Set in 12th-century Japan, it is narrated by Harueme, a dying unmarried princess in the Court of Emperor Sutoku, who gives her life story constrained as it . In her skillful debut novel, Kij Johnson took the classic Japanese myth of the fox who dared to become a woman to win true love and created The Fox Woman, a luminous, lyrical tale of love, desire, joy, and the nature of the soul.   Book Overview Enter the world of Kagaya-hime, a sometime woman warrior, occasional philosopher, and reluctant confidante to noblemen--who may or may not be a figment of the imagination of an aging empress who is embarking on the last journey of her life, setting aside the trappings of court life and reminiscing on the paths that lead her to death.5/5(5).

Kij Johnson is the author of several novels, including The Fox Woman and Fudoki. Her short fiction has sold to Amazing Stories, Analog, Asimov's, Duelist 4/5(5). Fudoki Book Summary and Study Guide. Kij Johnson Booklist Kij Johnson Message Board. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Fudoki; Tor, Oct , , pp. ISBN: Princess Harueme was the half-sister of the deceased Emperor Shirakawa; aunt to also dead Emperor Horikawa; and great-grandaunt to Emperor Sutoku. These connections enabled.   Fudoki | Book Review MercysBookishMusings. Loading Unsubscribe from MercysBookishMusings? Cancel Unsubscribe. Working Subscribe Subscribed Unsubscribe K. Loading. Buy the Paperback Book Fudoki by Kij Johnson at , Canada's largest bookstore. Free shipping and pickup in store on eligible orders. Enter the world of Kagaya-hime, a sometime woman warrior, occasional philosopher, and reluctant confidante to noblemen--who may or may not be a figment of the imagination of an aging empress who is.

Buy Fudoki 1st Trade Pbk. Ed by Kij Johnson (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. A story within a story, somewhat related to her other book, The Fox Woman. A dying princess fills her last notebooks before she is to be moved to a convent. She tells the story of a cat that has lost everything and hits the road. Its spirit changes her into a warrior and she has the adventures that the princess never had.4/5(7). She devours books and reading challenges, creates universes and story lines (more often in her head than on paper) to then live in them rather than in the real world, has recently gotten obsessed with bullet journaling. His work will also be in the debut issue of Fudoki Magazine. Ada Wofford. Twitter. Ada Wofford holds a BA in English. Fudoki Fox Woman Series, Book 2 Fudoki is the tale of a being who starts her journey on the kami, or spirit road, as a humble-if ever a being such as a Cat can be humble-small tortoiseshell feline. She has seen her family destroyed by a fire that decimated most of the Imperial city. This loss renders her taleless, the only one left alive to.