The Excalibur Books Catalogue


“Sword, Mirror, Jewel” by John Paul Catton: YA Urban Fantasy trilogy based on Japanese Mythology.

” … combines the pace of a modern science fiction/fantasy novel with an authentic recreation of the atmosphere, society, history and mythology of Japan.” – Amazon 5-star review.

“Dark Lanterns” by Zoe Drake: A spine-chilling collection of 15 ghost stories featuring Yokai (creatures from Japanese legends and folklore) set in modern Tokyo.

“An eerie amalgam of the mundane and the ethereal … who knows what you’ll discover by the light of the Dark Lantern?” – Amazon 5-star review.

“Zero Sum Game” by Cody Martin: A science fiction thriller set in western Japan.

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“The Mists of Osorezan” by Zoe Drake: A supernatural thriller set in London, Venice and the Japanese countryside.

“Dead Hand Clapping” by Zoe Drake: a dark psychological tale of a serial killer haunting Tokyo’s sleazy nightside.

“A multileveled crime thriller that is vast in scope”   – Amazon 5-star review.

“I could see this type of book sparking a whole new sub-genre of Japanese thrillers.” – Amazon 5-star review.