Book ‘Peril at the Exposition: A Mystery’ by Nev March

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Captain Jim Agnihotri and his new bride, Diana Framji, return in Nev March's Peril at the Exposition, the follow up to March's award-winning, Edgar finalist debut, Murder in Old Bombay. 1893: Newlyweds Captain Jim Agnihotri and Diana Framji are settling into their new home in Boston, Massachusetts, having fled the strict social rules of British Bombay. It's a different life than what they left behind, but theirs is no ordinary marriage: Jim, now a detective at the Dupree Agency, is teaching Diana the art of deduction he’s learned from his idol, Sherlock Holmes. Everyone is talking about the preparations for the World's Fair in Chicago: the grandeur, the speculation, the trickery. Captain Jim will experience it first-hand:...
Publisher: Minotaur Books (July 12, 2022)  Pages: 352 pages  ISBN-10: 1250855039  ISBN-13: 978-1250855039  ASIN:‎ B09CNDYP5G

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Author’s biography: Nev March is the first Indian born writer to win Minotaur Books/Mystery Writers of America Award for a First Crime Novel. Leaving a long career in business analysis, she returned to her passion, writing and teaching creative writing. She is a member of the Mystery Writers of America and Crime Writers of Color. A Parsee Zoroastrian herself, Nev lives with her husband and sons in New Jersey. Listed as one of New York Times Best Mysteries of 2020, Murder in Old Bombay was nominated for six national awards including the Edgar Award, and the Anthony, Barry, Hammett, Macavity and Audie Awards.