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The Slow Train To Rishikesh-Three Chapter Sample

One Hiresh sat that July morning in the main railway station of Surat, India, waiting for the Swaraj Express from New Delhi to arrive. It was summer and unbearably hot and people were swarming all around the station, endlessly to and fro past Hiresh, so that the primary thing on his mind had become, how long will it take for the Swaraj Express to arrive and how long will it take for the station master to turn the train around and send it on its Read More +

The Slow Train To Rishikesh

If you’re looking for a detective novel set in India, look no further. The Slow Train To Rishikesh is a mesmerizing journey through the underbelly of Indian society, where deals are struck to save reputations, the public is deluded by a false sense of justice and the next industrial disaster is always waiting to happen around the next corner. When Hiresh, a thirty-something investigator for the Central Bureau of Investigation is ordered to abandon his vacation in Rishikesh and go investigate a minor poisoning incident Read More +