Claire Youmans is the Amazon Best-Selling author of The Toki-Girl and the Sparrow-Boy series, fantasy-adventure for Tweens to Adults, set in Meiji-era Japan. Book 1 (Coming Home), Book 2 (Chasing Dreams), Book 3 (Together), and now Book 4 (Uncle Yuta has an Adventure) are all out as of July 4, 2017, with Book 5 in the works. These and other works are all available EVERYWHERE including Amazon, Ingram, B & N, Kobo and more!
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Subtlety, nuance, detail -- these are characteristics of the 24 Japanese seasons. As we move from Risshu (Beginning of Autumn, starting August 7) to Shosho (End of Heat) I see the very first signs of fall in the dappled sunlight under the Magnolia tree.