The Fox Wife

Folklore, mystery, and romance result in a beguiling tale of foxes and humans. An aging detective with a talent for discerning the truth is hired to find the identity of a young woman found dead. His journey leads him in many unexpected directions and to meetings with a multitude of fascinating and sometimes quite mysterious people. Yangsze has created a magical tale with some of the most intriguing and unforgettable characters I have ever encountered. Recommended by Nancy

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ISBN: 9781250266019
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - February 13th, 2024

Some people think foxes are similar to ghosts because we go around collecting qi, but nothing could be further than the truth. We are living creatures, just like you, only usually better looking . . .

Manchuria, 1908.