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Alt title: The Sword and the Knife

Heaven Sword & Dragon Sabre

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The Grandmaster Strategist (Novel)

The Grandmaster Strategist (Novel)

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The Four Constables

The Four Constables

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Peerless (Novel)

Peerless (Novel)

In the third year of the Kaihuang era, as the Sui Empire began to unfold between the fall of the Northern Dynasties and the rise of the glorious Tang Dynasty, Emperor Yang Jian created the Jiejian Bureau – an intelligence agency for strategies and conspiracies – in preparation to unify the world. On a snowy night, a convoy of tribute from the Kingdom of Khotan was raided. Not one soul survived the attack.

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Pink Conspiracy (Novel)

Pink Conspiracy (Novel)

When she first laid eyes on him, she knew that in this lifetime, this youth would not walk out of her heart. She’s the young lady of the General’s Manor. When the enemy country invades, her father was called upon in desperation and hurries to the battlefield. She secretly followed him. When he and her brothers were injured, she struck back with a series of tactics and won over the enemy’s army. While she was returning to the Imperial City, she overhears that the Emperor and Empress Dowager want to select a man from the Imperial City’s Manors to marry Lady Su of the General’s Manor. From the gossip, there are two men who are considered top candidates. One is from the imperial family, a prodigal who’s been raised crooked with no one to control him. The other is from the Emperor’s Father in Law's Manor, whose talent is known throughout the Imperial City.

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Da Tang Shuang Long Zhuan (Novel)

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This story is set during the end of the Sui Dynasty, a time where multiple powers struggled for supremacy and power. Into the fray enters two orphans Kou Zhong and Xu Ziling; these two youths by many chances and luck obtain ‘The Secret to Long Life’ allowing the two to obtain profound martial abilities and a chance to rise to the top in this age of turmoil.

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Starting from today, I am retired. But what should I be doing? I neither have the skills, nor the mind to do business, my only advantage is this pair of hands which have taken this world. What a headache…

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The Deer and the Cauldron

The Deer and the Cauldron

Wai Siu Bo, the boy who was brought up in the red light district and became the best friend of the emperor through lots of luck and a smart mouth.

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A highly coveted manual containing a powerful martial arts technique known as the "Bixie Swordplay Manual" is an heirloom of the Lin family, who run a private security service. Yu Canghai, the leader of the Qingcheng Sect, leads his followers to massacre the Lins and attempts to seize the manual for himself, but does not find it. Lin Pingzhi, the sole survivor from the Lin family, is saved by Yue Buqun. Yue Buqun accepts Lin Pingzhi as an apprentice and trains him in swordplay. Meanwhile, Yue Buqun's most senior student, Linghu Chong, finds himself befriending the notorious bandit Tian Boguang and saves Yilin. However, that is just the beginning of a series of escalating conflicts as various individuals take to extreme measures to attain the manual as well as achieve their personal goals.

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