|A New Enemy Emerges from the Smoke
Preview the new Tannhäuser novel, Rising Sun, Falling Shadows
|Rising Sun, Falling Shadows | Published 19 March 2012||Rating||8 votes|
At first, all she saw was a dark figure, a woman’s silhouette. Then, little by little, she made out more details: a black hood and mask concealing most of the face; Japanese eyes peering out of the eyeholes, devoid of emotion; a long silver braid twisted over one shoulder; a lithe figure, small and slender, clad in a black singlet, arm-length gloves, and thigh-high boots. She held identical Japanese weapons in each hand: short blades seated between curved double prongs, almost tridents. Hoax remembered the name—sai—from the briefings before the mission.
-Robert Jeschonek, Rising Sun, Falling Shadows
Enter a world where the Great War rages on in Robert Jeschonek’s Rising Sun, Falling Shadows. Join the fight in the first Tannhäuser novel as the Union’s finest soldiers clash with the army of the Shögunate in a race to discover a powerful weapon.
Adventure and action in the Far East
In the midst of perpetual war, a far-eastern warrior sect with a shadowy agenda has set out toward the evergreen peninsula of Kamchatka. Can Union Major John McNeal and the elite soldiers of the 42nd Marines stop their sinister plot before it’s too late? And what terrible powers lie hidden in the verdant wilderness? The race is on to discover ancient secrets that could finally bring the Great War to its climactic end!
Join Hoax, Tala, and Taki as they clash with the fearsome agents of the Shin organization in the thrilling second chapter (pdf, 90KB), which is now available for download.
Meet the mysterious Mizu, a legendary agent of the Shin organization, and find out if Hoax can match this deadly agent in hand-to-hand combat. While Hoax has the advanced technology of the Joshua Suit on her side, Mizu’s ninja training may prove to be more effective than any modern gadget.
Enjoy this action-packed Rising Sun, Falling Shadows preview, and check back for more previews and future news regarding this exhilarating novel. Pre-order your copy at your local retailer or through the iBookstore (this novel will also be available on other digital devices).
Rising Sun, Falling Shadows is a gripping Tannhäuser novel by Robert Jeschonek.