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99% of the narrative through the hero and heroine s perspectives Lin captures the throb and glitter ofof the narrative through the hero and heroine s perspectives Lin captures the throb and glitter of capital s pleasure uarter as well as the poetry the intelligent subtle women Lin evokes the beauty of protocols and artifice and filters them through a modern grasp of class and s There are easons why Jeannie Lin makes my most awaited books list time and time again The unusual timeline Tang dynasty China aside she constantly einvents her settings plots and characters making each of her books a new discovery Here we foray once into the imperial capital of Changan into the pleasure district of Pingkang LiOne of the highlights of the Tang Dynasty series is the sheer amount of intricate historical detail They are thrown together in an attempt to solve a deadly mystery they both start to dream of a different life Yet Bai Huang's position means that all she could ever be to him is his concubine will she sacrifice her pride to follow her hear.