Author(s): Mukherjee, Abir,
Date of Publication: 04/05/2017,
Pagination: 400 pages,
Published By: Vintage Publishing,
Book Classification: Historical mysteries, Crime & mystery
India, 1919. Desperate for a fresh start, Captain Sam Wyndham arrives to take up an important post in Calcutta's police force.
He is soon called to the scene of a horrifying murder. The victim was a senior official, and a note left in his mouth warns the British to leave India - or else. With the stability of the Empire under threat, Wyndham and Sergeant 'Surrender-not' Banerjee must solve the case quickly.
But there are some who will do anything to stop them...