Rei is the first to find the beautiful wife of a high-powered businessman, dead in the snow. Taking charge, as usual, Rei searches for clues by crashing a funeral, posing as a bar-girl, and somehow ending up pursued by police and paparazzi alike. In the meantime, she manages to piece together a strange, ever-changing puzzle--one that is built on lies and held together by years of sex and deception....Continua
So I finally read the first first book in the series in which we meet Rei, Hugh and a host of other characters who accompany the reader in the following books.
The book is as all SM's books an easy read however I did find that the very beginning did not captivate me as much as the other books that I have read. I wondered if this coul have been due to the fact that it was the first book as after30 pages or so The book improved and I was again drawn into Rei's Japan with all the problems of a " half -gaijin".