Miss One Thousand Spring Blossoms

Miss One Thousand Spring Blossoms

by John Ball

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ISBN-13: 9781628150124
Publisher: Speaking Volumes, LLC
Publication date: 12/30/2014
Pages: 284
Product dimensions: 5.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.64(d)

About the Author

The son of a scientist, John Ball was born in Schenectady, New York, and grew up in Milwaukee. He attended Carroll College in Wisconsin. He subsequently worked as a science staff writer on Fortune, a music critic and feature writer for the Brooklyn Eagle, a daily columnist on the New York World-Telegram & Sun, a broadcaster for a Washington radio station, and a Director of Public Relations for the Institute of Aerospace Sciences.

His In the Heat of the Night was awarded a Mystery Writers of America "Edgar" for the Best First Mystery Novel of the Year, and since had been followed by The Cool Cottontail, also featuring his African-American detective, Virgil Tibbs. Mr. Ball has also authored a number of notable young adult books.

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Miss One Thousand Spring Blossoms 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
It was nice to find an old friend. John Ball's story about mixing New England with Japan is still an enjoyable read. Because it was set in the 60's, much of landscape of the US and Japan has changed. But the story of two very different people finding each other is timeless.