DAVID KIRK - The Official Site of the Author

The official site of the author of the Musashi series of books.

The official site of the author of the Musashi series of books., David Kirk.

THE MUSASHI MIYAMOTO SERIES

US Edition

US Edition

I : Child of Vengeance

 

The first in the Musashi series of novels, taking him from the age of 13 and his home village to the age of 16 and the epochal battle of Sekigahara.

Released Feb/Mar 2013

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UK Edition

UK Edition

II : Sword of honour

 

The second in the Musashi series, following him up to the age of 20 and his infamous series of duels with the Yoshioka school of swordsmen.

 

Released Summer 2016

 

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III : HELL AND SILENCE

The swordsman Musashi Miyamoto has won his renown, but all victories are hollow. He wanders the nation searching for meaning and his ultimate opponent.

TBD...

 

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OTHER WORKS

THE YOKE

A tragedy from three perspectives, chronicling the early stages of the Boshin war. Kyoto, 1864. Foreigners have come and shattered a veil of centuries. Technologies and ideologies intrude upon Japan. A zealous samurai leads a crusade against the enemies of the Shogun. A lynchpin of the underworld struggles to escape the fates that formed him. A woman endures imprisonment.

TBD...

 

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The bells of the Gion temple toll the impermanence of all things...