Richard Parks
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Richard Parks

"Richard Parks is an ex-pat Mississippian now living in central New York. He collects Japanese woodblock prints but otherwise has no hobbies since he discovered that they all require time. His fiction has appeared in Asimov's SF, Realms of Fantasy, Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet, Fantasy Magazine, Weird Tales, and numerous anthologies, including Year's Best Fantasy and Fantasy: The Best of the Year. His work has been a finalist for both the World Fantasy Award and the Mythopoeic Award for Adult Literature."

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    • Yamada Monogatari: Demon Hunter

    • By: Richard Parks
    • Narrated by: Brian Nishii
    • Length: 10 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 229
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    In an ancient Japan where the incursions of gods, ghosts, and demons into the living world is an everyday event, Yamada no Goji makes his living as a demon hunter for hire....

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    • By mary on 01-29-15

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    • Yamada Monogatari: To Break the Demon Gate

    • By: Richard Parks
    • Narrated by: Brian Nishii
    • Length: 10 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 106
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    Yamada no Goji is a minor nobleman of ancient Japan who has lost everything - except a single purpose: keep a promise to the woman he loved....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
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    • By mary on 02-03-15

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    • Yamada Monogatari: The War God’s Son

    • By: Richard Parks
    • Narrated by: Brian Nishii
    • Length: 10 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
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      5 out of 5 stars 76
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    The Abe clan and its allies are in full rebellion. When the Emperor's greatest military leader, Yoshii, is targeted for assassination by magic, it is up to Yamada to save him....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Best in the series

    • By Amazon Customer on 02-22-16

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    • Yamada Monogatari: The Emperor in Shadow

    • By: Richard Parks
    • Narrated by: Brian Nishii
    • Length: 10 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 64
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    Lord Yamada is called away - one last time - from his newly restored estates in Kamakura to help Prince Kanemore ensure that Princess Teiko's son, Takahito, inherits the Chrysanthemum Throne....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Disappointing

    • By Hannah on 04-12-17

    Regular price: $24.95

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