Le premier tome d'une nouvelle saga qui promet d'être aussi addictive que Le Clan des Otori. On retrouve avec un plaisir inégalé l'univers de Lian Hearn, son japon médiéval pétri de magie, son ambiance aussi éthérée que pesante, ses nombreux personnages attachants, ses luttes de pouvoir...
"So I thought, why don't we do a competition? And so we did. And that was the beginning of its history."
- Bob Weaver, creator of the CBC Literary Awards
"I'm personally convinced that I would never have become a writer had it not been for the encouragement of the CBC. How important it is to get that first boost."
- Carol Shields (in 1985)
"Writers love this competition because entries are read without the authors' names and judged blind, on the merits of the writing alone. This unique literary competition .