The Kiss of the Pachinko Girl: (Tokyo Faces Book 2)Vann ChowPublished in 2017
"Hell itself is also a dwelling place." - Japanese proverb.
An erotic arthouse movie, The Beginning of The End, directed by famous Frenchman Sergey Ribery was released in Japan to critical acclaim. Little did the audience know that the actress in the movie, Misa Hayami, had died in ...
Amateur movie maker Ryuuji Tanaka became obsessed with the story. In an attempt to make an investigative documentary about the case that would reveal the shocking truth behind their deaths, he uncovered extremely sinister evidence of not only illegal gang activities but also bad pharmaceutical testing practice and even grand-scale of political corruptions.
At the same time, Carson Smith, a middle-aged American businessman who made Tanaka's acquaintance by chance at work in the multi-national heavy-metal recycling company was approached by a girl who took up the identity of the supposedly dead actress, Misa Hayami, in the movie. He took a keen interest in the young woman's welfare. With Tanaka, the pair took on a trip to Hokkaido to undercover the truth behind Misa's true identity.
What will they find? What shocking revelations await them in the snow-buried village in the ruthless mountain ranges?
Read the book to find out.
THE KISS OF THE PACHINKO GIRL is the second book of the four-part crime thriller series. Readers are encouraged to read all books in the series in sequence in order to get the full impact of the colossal, twisted story about the Pachinko girl.