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In the wake of battle, Izo Hidehisa found himself injured, confused, and in the care of a Buddhist monk called Harou. After time in the monk’s care Izo could no longer deny his feelings for Harou, but guilt over Shigemi, the lover he left behind, weighed him down.

Izo soon overcame his guilt and settled in with Harou, knowing that a life with Shigemi could never be. However, he hid a secret from his new lover. A secret that could threaten everything he held dear… again. And when Harou learned of Izo’s secret, the monk was enraged, forcing Izo out.

Shigemi appeared then, looking for Izo, only to find Harou. Izo was forced to watch from a distance as the two men he loved most in the world found happiness without him…

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Want a free eBook copy of Forbidden a day before everyone else? All you have to do is answer the questions below in a comment. The person with the most correct answers wins! Please include your name and email address with your answers. Only one entry per person, please. You have until midnight tonight!*

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  1. Izo is a…

    1. Human
    2. Demon
    3. Samurai
    4. Monk
  2. How did Harou’s parents die?

    1. Old age
    2. In battle
    3. Izo killed them
    4. Harou killed them
  3. Is Yoshi Harou’s first apprentice?

    1. Yes
    2. No
  4. What does Harou Haruki mean?

    1. Waves in the sun
    2. Waves under the sun shining
    3. Waves waving at the sun
    4. Waves shining brightly
  5. What does Shigemi Hisoko mean?

    1. Luxury
    2. Secret
    3. Luxurious secret
    4. Beautiful lover
  6. Where did Izo take his first nap?

    1. In his room
    2. Under a tree
    3. Against a rock
    4. Next to the lake leaning against the rock
  7. Sora was to be Izo’s…

    1. Kill
    2. Fiancée
    3. Empress
    4. Enemy
  8. Who or what attacks Harou?

    1. Cat
    2. A past love
    3. Izo’s little brothers
    4. A samurai
  9. Izo prefers…

    1. Spicy food
    2. Swimming
    3. The cold
    4. The heat
  10. True or False: Yoshi is human.

    1. True
    2. False

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