Hearth and Bard Tales Book 2
Shi, shi, fourth and death.
Fourth sister and twin to death.
Brother born silent.
Blamed for her twin brother’s death, Shisei, the outcast fourth of seven sisters, apprentices herself to a mask maker; but when the local Kazoku accuses the youngest sister of killing his son, Shisei must lead her sisters in a deception that will either save the youngest or condemn them all.
Fourth Sister is a Japanese fairy tale retelling with sparse poetry and gold mended brokenness. A Studio Ghibli type story which invokes reflection.
Little Women x Spirited Away
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