I just learned that Blossoms and Bayonets (Redwood Publishing) is "in review" on Amazon. I'm so thrilled. It's been quite a journey working on this story, a story that native Korean Hi-Dong Chai brought to me for editing one afternoon at a writers conference. I was quickly caught up in the story and the characters, and the two of us have spent the past four years writing it.
Said Caroline Leavitt, bestselling novelist of Pictures of You: Impossible to put down—or to forget—authors’ grippingly suspenseful and deeply affecting historical novel limns the lives of a Korean family under Japanese rule with astonishing grace and power.