Author(s): Miyuki Miyabe
The Castle of the Mist calls for a sacrifice: a horned child, born once a generation. When, on a single night in his thirteenth year, Ico's horns grew long and curved, he knew his time had come. But why does the Castle of the Mist demnd this offering, andcan the castle keep Ico's destiny from intertwining with that of the girl imprisioned within his walls?
Miyuki Miyabe's first novel was published in 1987. Since that time, she has become one of Japan's most popular and bestselling authors. In addition to her Fantasy novels for Young Adults, Miyabe has written several crime novels, the most recent of which to be translated into English is The Devil's Whisper.