# of Pages
5.5 x 8.5"
Wind and Stone
In detailing the affair between a garden designer and his client's wife, this stylistic Japanese novel explores the roots of passion.
Mizue is a Japanese housewife. Kase is a garden designer hired by her husband to landscape their home. As the garden takes shape, Mizue wakens to a new sensuality and desire. A disturbing tale of seduction, based on Japanese aesthetics and the artistic pursuit of destructive beauty.
About the Author(s)
Author's first novel, Bakushū (“Autumn Wheat”) was published in the literary magazine Bungei kenkyūkai. It was well received by literary critics, which led to his decision to become a professional writer.