Chapter 12: That Shapeshifter, Benevolent?

Chapter 12: That Shapeshifter, Benevolent? ❦ Yin’s first reaction was to curl her lip in derision. ‘Avenge my father? Why would you avenge my father after all the effort you put into getting him killed?’ She wanted to applaud his “honesty”. Did he really think she was like all the other kidnapped children, easily believing … Read more

Chapter 8: That Shapeshifter, Deployed

Chapter 8: That Shapeshifter, Deployed ❦ Shinji Tsuguru’s father was a loyal samurai captain that served the Terazawa clan and her father’s best friend. There were centuries of friendship and loyalty between the Shinji family and the Terazawa clan. As captain of the guards, Tsuguru’s father lived with his wife and son in the samurai … Read more

Chapter 7: That Shapeshifter, On Guard

Chapter 7: That Shapeshifter, On Guard ❦ A maid’s typical day began two hours before dawn. Yoka switched the candles in the rooms and corridors with new ones, chopped firewood and drew water from the well. After that, it was time to start boiling dashi and making noodles. One of the souls she once consumed … Read more

Chapter 5: That Shapeshifter, Cleaning Up 

Chapter 5: That Shapeshifter, Cleaning Up ❦ Hirayama’s eyes flashed. He straightened up and folded his arms across his muscled chest. ‘Don’t accuse your senpai blindly. You might be our superior in name, but we have been Nagasaki’s administrative officials for many years. Why would we take part of the shogun’s tribute for ourselves when … Read more

Chapter 4: That Shapeshifter, Waiting

Chapter 4: That Shapeshifter, Waiting ❦ Even though Yoka walked into main keep and up the stairs to the young mistress’s bedroom, she could still hear the conversations in Moon Gazing Hall as clearly as if she was there. ‘The little brat’s got taste, the freshest squid…even the tea is fragrant. She sure knows how … Read more

Chapter 3: That Shapeshifter, Welcoming 

Chapter 3: That Shapeshifter, Welcoming ❦ Yin slept for three hours. When she woke up, she demanded sweets, so Yoka couldn’t begin any other preparations for the evening banquet until she made mochi for the young mistress. Reika had been waiting for Yoka in the kitchen with the things she bought a long time ago. … Read more

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