Congratulations to Bindweed Editor in Chief, Leilanie Stewart on her second novel, The Buddha’s Bone, published on 25 October.
Kimberly Thatcher is a Londoner who sets off to teach English in Japan on a one year contract. After suffering a brutal sexual assault at the hands of a fellow non-Japanese teaching colleague, a friend who betrays her trust, she is forced on a soul-searching journey. What happens when you look into the abyss? Can Kimberly overcome the trauma and forge a new identity in a journey of-
Death. Cremation. Rebirth.