White Ninja has ratings and 35 reviews. Mehmet said: This is the first book I read by Eric Van Lustbader, its the first book I read in the Nicholas. The Ninja novel was written in by Eric Van Lustbader and is a tale of revenge, love and murder. The author blends a number of known themes together. ORDER THE BOOK E-BOOK Kindle Apple Books Google Play NOOK Kobo White Ninja Nicholas Linnear #3 Description The New York Times–bestselling novel.
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Beneath an Opal Moon. Once he wakes up from the surgery, he discovers that all of his ninja training and expertise has been lost to him. By around this time, Joe Wizanwho had become the new head of Fox, put The Lustbadeg and other projects that were given the lkstbader into turnaround. Nicholas losing most of his ninjutsu ability was a nice touch to make it very interesting.
The setting is awesome with shades of oriental mysticism. Irvin Kershner was hired to direct, using a screenplay written by W.
However I did skip the second. Nicholas Linnear may just be the best lead character ever. Set in the mid ’80s, Nicholas is already a highly skilled ninja with years of experience, but then his past begins catching up with him.
The author blends a number of known themes together: Learnt a lot from him. A frustrating year after being hired, Carpenter left for not being able to produce a workable draft. Jan 28, Jayasri rated it it was amazing Shelves: It was however really good.
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Nicholas has become Shiro Ninja white ninja and is helpless at the events around him spinning out of his control. It is suggested that by becoming ninja they strive to advance to an even higher plane, gaining skills such as harageior sensing the surrounding world in a different manner. What do ninua do? He faces the one enemy he never expected: You’ve successfully reported this review.
White Ninja (Nicholas Linnear, book 3) by Eric Van Lustbader
However after about pages you get drawn in. Trivia About White Ninja Nich Views Read Edit View history. Do you freak lusbtader Many years later, Linnear has moved to America and leads a peaceful academic existence. If these two came together along with the strong license from Lustbader, I think we would have an absolutely stunning game.
Unlike what Brandon Sanderson did with the Mistborn trilogyThe Ninja’s world ninjutsu feels like it could be real not ripping nibja Mistborn, but I suspend my belief at swallowing metals.
Comments Post new comment Your name. Its not high literature, it is just high fun, take the book at face value and although its full of sterotypical martial art philosophy, there are some real historical fact which means you will learn some truth regarding Japanese culture.
Here is Van Lustbader’s best batch of ninja adventures, though still a whirlwind of demonic banality–a kind of Sax Rohmer Fu Manchu clone raised to supernatural battlefields. I would enjoy seeing things slowed down as I pinpoint every single pressure point on my enemy’s body. May 09, Gabe S rated it it was amazing. Prior to that you want to throw it at a wall.
However, we soon learn this is not without a high personal cost. It’s an excellent mechanism to actually put you in your character’s shoes very quickly. Close Report a review At Kobo, we try to ensure that published reviews do not contain rude or profane language, spoilers, or any of our reviewer’s personal information. This is more of the same, just as engaging and awesome! In the game, you play as a variety of characters, all who have their own background and story but are all involved with the main plot one way or another.
More of the same ole same ole: Lustbader’s ninjas are very spiritual and mystical, their fighting techniques are as much mental as they are physical. Then he discovers that there’s a new enemy trying to not only destroy him but destroy all his business interest and friends.
May 05, Drew rated it really liked it. Other books in the series.
This time around, the author indulged in his world, trying to force the reader to see it the same way he does. With the killer growing increasingly brazen, Linnear must summon all his strength and training before his own family becomes the next target.