Carpenter, as it turned out, was also wrong for the film, and he left after a frustrating year of not being able to come up with a filmable draft. Chronologically the story covers around forty years, from the tail end of World War II right up until the early nineteen eighties. Fast forward to and, after reading it again many years later, I came away with a slightly different opinion. I’d recommend this book to people who enjoy reading about vastly different cultures along with interesting historical references to Japan’s involvement in World War II. A sprawling erotic thriller that swings from postwar Japan to present-day New York in a relentless saga of violence and terror elaborately designed for the most savage vengeance of all

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It was, like, bad. I was very high on Richard Gere to play Nicholas; he had the right look, and I liked his acting. Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.

The Ninja | Eric Van Lustbader

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Eric has done a masterful job of putting the visions to paper.

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The first and most intriguing of the series I’ve read to date. May 16, Muddle head rated it liked it Shelves: The flash backs are there to expand on the life of Nicholas Linnear as he grows up learning martial arts and becoming able to understand the oriental way lustbader ninja life and lustbader ninja process.

Lest you think I’m kidding, when the Chinese and Lustbadee are not speaking like extras on “Kung Fu”, we have one prominent black character who speaks like Superfly, a wizened NYC detective who speaks like any generic TV detective of the ’70s, and Mr.

With time and perspective and some nostalgiaI actually enjoy The Ninja now more than I did back in the day.

lustbader ninja I might put this question to Lustbadet via social media, and see if he answers Feb 24, Perry Martin rated it liked it.

Pages to import images to Wikidata. If you do decide to read “The Ninja”, please be aware that the sex scenes are quite graphic – – borderline pornographic, in my opinion.


With all the author brought to the story in terms of rich detail, he failed to really involve me emotionally with the characters.

This book has archaic gender ljstbader as well, as evidenced by this later interaction between Nick and Justine: Van Lustbader had a very involved plot that was full of historical detail as well as explaining what the art of Kenjutsu entails. An overly-intellectualizing, pretentious jackass, who, rather than having normal conversations with Yukio and Justine, just preaches and sermonizes to them. His friends are killed and subtle hints are left at the crime scenes that only Nicholas could know lustbader ninja committed them.

What do you do? The plot is risible but provided a template used time and time again throughout the lustbader ninja. In a similarly mundane situation where either “slow” or “lengthy” would’ve sufficed, with no apparent reason to use the big, obscure word. This really isn’t as easy as lustbafer may seem, the game would play nothing like Ninja Gaiden: None of those films did well, and with each release 20th grew lustbader ninja and more reluctant to go ahead with the project. I’d recommend this book to people who enjoy reading about vastly ,ustbader cultures along niinja interesting historical references to Japan’s involvement in World War II.