Smoke and Ashes

Free Read Smoke and Ashes - by Abir Mukherjee - Smoke and Ashes, Smoke and Ashes Captain Sam Wyndham and his sidekick Surrender Not Banerjee return in this prize winning historical crime series set in s Calcutta India Haunted by his memories of World War I Captain Sam W

  • Title: Smoke and Ashes
  • Author: Abir Mukherjee
  • ISBN: -
  • Page: 198
  • Format: Hardcover

Free Read Smoke and Ashes - by Abir Mukherjee - Smoke and Ashes, Smoke and Ashes Captain Sam Wyndham and his sidekick Surrender Not Banerjee return in this prize winning historical crime series set in s Calcutta India Haunted by his memories of World War I Captain Sam W

  • Free Read Smoke and Ashes - by Abir Mukherjee
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Smoke and Ashes

About " Abir Mukherjee "

  • Abir Mukherjee

    ABIR MUKHERJEE was born in London, but spent most of his childhood in Glasgow A graduate of the LSE, he currently works in finance in the City.

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  • What a fabulous, great series this is I m totally hooked, can t wait for the 4th book Understand it s in preparation More to follow but already Absolutely Highly Recommended This is a series about Captain Sam Wyndham, working at the Calcutta police force, fighting his personal battles and a serious opium addiction His sidekick is Indian sergeant Surrender not Banerjee, who got this name as his original name is hard to pronounce The series is three books so far and is full of What a fabulous, gre [...]


  • This is the third in the Captain Sam Wyndham series set in December 1921 in the run up to Christmas where there is little cheer for the British and the Raj in India The British strategies to contain the mass movement for independence are failing, Mahatma Gandhi has managed to bring on board the ordinary Indians to protest in non violent protests across the country To their further dismay, Gandhi has co opted the Muslims in the struggle, destroying the usual British plans to divide and rule in Th [...]


  • FIVE STARS AGAIN Extraordinary, assured, delightful, fascinating, enlightening, and my favourite the Detective as Philosopher A masterpiece, Abir Truly wonderful Thank you for the advanced reader copy.A truly fabulous evening with masters Robert Crais, Joseph Knox and Abir Mukherjee at Waterstones in Staines Full size image As usual with my reviews, please first read the publisher s blurb summary of the book Thank you. Two and a half years since A Rising Man , as this book opens, we fin [...]


  • love this series.I m not a fan of historical crime for the most part that is to say it is not my go to genre but I made an exception once for A Rising Man and haven t looked back since When I read these novels it is always the characters that make me stay or go and Sam Wyndham is one of those that never fails to enthrall me Also Surrender not Enough said.Anyway, in Smoke and Ashes Sam discovers a body whilst, well, not exactly in a sensible state, the book opening with this discovery love this s [...]



  • Murder in the RajRoused from a drug addled stupor in an opium den in the backstreets of Calcutta, Sam Wyndham, Captain in the Calcutta police, discovers the place is being raided Discovery of his addiction will finish his career so he flees, only to stumble across the body of a horribly mutilated Chinaman Or did he Next day, when no report of the murder comes in, Sam is left wondering if he hallucinated the whole thing That is, until he is called out to another murder, where the body has Murder [...]


  • Probably the best historical fiction detective series atm The dialogue is sharp, the setting so informative but with just enough detail The characters are amazing even after this 3rd novel Highly recommend this series


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