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Author Yokomizo, Seishi, 1902-1981, author.

Title The Inugami curse / Seishi Yokomizo ; translated from the Japanese by Yumiko Yamazaki

Publication Info. London : Pushkin Press, 2020
Location Call No. Status
 Naper Blvd. Adult Fiction  F YOKOMIZO    AVAILABLE
 Nichols Adult Fiction  F YOKOMIZO    DUE 09-30-21
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Description 317 pages ; 20 cm
Note Translation of Inugamike no ichizoku
"First published in Japan in 1972 by Kadokawa Corporation, Tokyo"--Title page verso
Summary "In 1940s Japan, the wealthy head of the Inugami Clan dies, and his family eagerly await the reading of the will. But no sooner are its strange details revealed than a series of bizarre, gruesome murders begins. Detective Kindaichi must unravel the clan's terrible secrets of forbidden liaisons, monstrous cruelty, and hidden identities to find the murderer, and lift the curse wreaking its bloody revenge on the Inugamis."--Provided by publisher
Subject Kindaichi, Kōsuke (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.
Police -- Japan -- Fiction.
Inheritance and succession -- Fiction.
Murder -- Investigation -- Japan -- Fiction.
Family secrets -- Fiction.
Nineteen forties -- Fiction.
Japan -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction.
Genre Detective and mystery stories.
Detective and mystery fiction.
Japanese fiction Translations into English.
Added Author Yamazaki, Yumiko, translator.
Added Title Inugamike no ichizoku
ISBN 9781782275039
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