The Middle Country, home of the Otori clan is ruled by a benign but
weak leader while in the East, the warrior-like Tohan are gathering
power. On the plain of Yaegahara the clans clash in a bloody battle
that leaves Otori Shigeru desperate for vengeance. Meanwhile, in a
remote mountain village, a boy is born gifted with the supernatural
skills of his father, once the deadliest assassin of the Tribe.
Heaven's Net is Wide is the first and last Tale, which both closes
the circle and introduces new readers to the fantastical, beautiful
and thrilling world of the Otori. It is an epic story of betrayal,
revenge, magic and love.