Death in the East

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Product Details

Price
$25.95  $23.87
Publisher
Pegasus Crime
Publish Date
Pages
352
Dimensions
5.8 X 8.5 X 1.4 inches | 1.0 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9781643134680

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About the Author

Abir Mukherjee is the author of the award-winning Wyndham & Banerjee series of crime novels set in Raj-era India. He has won the CWA Historical Dagger and the Wilbur Smith Award for Adventure Writing, and has been shortlisted for the CWA Gold Dagger, the HWA Gold Crown, and the Edgar Allan Poe Award. His novels include A Rising Man, A Necessary Evil, Smoke and Ashes, and Death in the East. Abir grew up in Scotland and now lives in Surrey, England.

Reviews

"Excellent. The sky seems to be the limit for this extraordinarily talented author."-- "Publishers Weekly (starred)"
"This clever tale of interwoven locked-room mysteries may be the best yet in a series that boasts gifted storytelling and full-sensory, Raj-era details."-- "Booklist"
"A brilliantly conceived murder mystery set amidst political and social turmoil. Beautifully crafted."--C. J. Sansom, New York Times bestselling author [Praise for the Captain Sam Wyndham mystery series] "Booklist"
"Mukherjee makes the most of his setting, 1921 Calcutta, in his superior third mystery. Mukherjee, who only gets better and better with each book, has established himself as a leading historical mystery writer."--C. J. Sansom, New York Times bestselling author [Praise for the Captain Sam Wyndham mystery series] "Publishers Weekly (starred) [Praise for the Captain Sam Wyndham mystery series]"
"A phenomenal historical mystery. Thrilling and evocative, darkly funny and surprisingly touching. Mukherjee's prose is so sharp that the setting feels immediate and vital. I can't imagine how Mukherjee will top Smoke and Ashes, but I can't wait to see what he comes up with."--C. J. Sansom, New York Times bestselling author [Praise for the Captain Sam Wyndham mystery series] "Criminal Element [praise for the Captain Sam Wyndham mystery series]"
"Mukherjee's amazing grasp of the social conventions and mores of both the British and Indians during the Raj period gives authenticity to this historical mystery. Historical mystery buffs will love this novel."--C. J. Sansom, New York Times bestselling author [Praise for the Captain Sam Wyndham mystery series] "Library Journal (starred) [Praise for the Captain Sam Wyndham mystery series]"
"A thought-provoking rollercoaster."--Ian Rankin [Praise for the Captain Sam Wyndham mystery series] "Library Journal (starred) [Praise for the Captain Sam Wyndham mystery series]"
"Enthralling."--Marilyn Stasio [Praise for the Captain Sam Wyndham mystery series] "The New York Times Book Review"