Book ‘The Lost Man of Bombay’ by Vaseem Khan

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The Malabar House Series

THE THRILLING NEW MYSTERY FROM THE AWARD-WINNING AUTHOR OF MIDNIGHT AT MALABAR HOUSE. ‘Hugely entertaining… history and mystery mixed with brutal slapstick, thwarted romance and sly humour… If only all period procedurals were as good as this’ THE TIMES. Bombay, 1950: When the body of a white man is found frozen in the Himalayan foothills near Dehra Dun, he is christened the Ice Man by the national media. Who is he? How long has he been there? Why was he killed? As Inspector Persis Wadia and Metropolitan Police criminalist Archie Blackfinch investigate the case in Bombay, they uncover a trail left behind by the enigmatic Ice Man – a trail leading directly into the dark heart of conspiracy. Meanwhile, two new murders grip the city. Is there a serial killer on the loose, targeting Europeans?…

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton (August 18, 2022); Pages: 379 pages; ISBN-10: 1529341108; ISBN-13: 978-1529341102; ASIN:‎ B09JLQ45QG

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Author’s biography: Vaseem Khan is the author of two crime series set in India: the Baby Ganesh Agency series, and the Malabar House historical crime novels. His first book, The Unexpected Inheritance of Inspector Chopra, was a Times bestseller and has been translated into 15 languages. Midnight at Malabar House won the CWA Historical Fiction Dagger in 2021. In 2018, he was awarded the Eastern Eye Arts, Culture and Theatre Award for Literature. Vaseem was born in Newham, but spent a decade working in India as a management consultant.

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