Xiao Jiming gathered his cloak around him as he stood under the lantern. Zhao Hui ...

Shen Zechuan’s shackles were removed. He moved his wrists as he listened to the Squad ...

Eighth Year of Xiande. Midsummer. The round-collared robe of the Secretary of the Ministry of ...

Without looking at Li Jianheng, Xiao Chiye righted the lid of the teacup slowly with ...

Shen Zechuan followed the man inside and kneeled outside the hanging screen. Emperor Xiande leaned ...

Note:The titles in chapter 13, 14, 15 – Little Cicada (小蝉), Praying Mantis (螳螂), and ...

The wind rose a while later, followed by the fall of rain.  Xiao Chiye braved ...

Note:The “storm” here also refers to a crisis or turmoil. It was in the middle ...

Xiao Chiye had a quiet time for half a month before he finally received a ...

The breeze caressed past the hot summer night, whilst the moon hung over the lush ...