SYKM


Naomi Hirahara
[1962-]
Mas Arai, Japanese-American Hiroshima survivor, gardener in Los Angeles, California, and sleuth:

Summer of the Big Bachi (2004)
Finalist 2005 Macavity Award for Best First Novel

Gasa-Gasa Girl (2005)

Snakeskin Shamisen (2006)
2007 Edgar Award for Best Paperback
Finalist 2007 Anthony Award for Best Paperback

Blood Hina (2010) [review]

Strawberry Yellow (2013)

Sayonara Slam (2016)

Ellie Rush, a Japanese-American rookie LAPD bicycle cop in Los Angeles, California:

Murder on Bamboo Lane (2014) [review]

Grave on Grand Avenue (2015)