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About The Book
Publishing professional Kiara has come into money after herchildless uncle's death. She is invited to a Whatsapp chatby Aditya Khanna, who claims to be an alumnus of BostonUniversity and working as vice president with a bank in NewYork. They continue to speak until one day Aditya flies downto India and sweeps Kiara off her feet. He promises to returnto India for good and marry her. But before he does that, hecalls to say he has sent everything he owns - gold biscuits,gilt-edge securities, jewellery, bundles of currency in dollars,as a duty paid consignment, and she needs to receive it at theairport. On the day of the delivery, she receives a call fromCustoms about the unexpected shortfall in the custom dutyfor her parcel. She makes up for it with her inheritance, butlater reaches the airport to find that no consignment everarrived for her. She tries calling Aditya but to no avail. Hehas disappeared.
Six months pass by and one day she spots Aditya Khanna inRajnagar. The next morning he is found murdered, and copscome knocking on the door of the most obvious suspect:Kiara...
Yet another edge-of-your-seat novel from the badshah ofblockbusters, Conman bring crime reporter Sunil back intoour lives.
About The Author
Surender Mohan Pathak is India's highest-selling crimewriter with 298 Hindi novels to his name. His writing career,alongside his full-time job with Indian Telephone Industriesof Delhi, began in the early 1960s, with his Hindi translationsof James Hadley Chase and God Father. His first short story,Sattavan Saal Purana Admi (The Man who Lived 57 Years Ago)was published in Manohar Kahaniyaan,an extremely popularmagazine of its time. His first novel - Puraane Gunaah NayeGunahgaar (Old Sins, New Sinners) was published in anotherwidely read magazine, Neelam Jaasoos, in 1963. After this, hebegan publishing a series of novels with investigative journalistSunil Chakravarty as its protagonist; Sunil Series ran into 100books. Another popular hero created by Pathak for his secondseries, Sudhir Series, is private detective Sudhir Kohli. JeetSeries features a petty thief who has taken to crime driven bya heartbreak. However, Pathak's most loved novels come fromthe Vimal Series whose hero Sardaar Surendra Singh Sohal is agangster with a conscience.
Published in 1970, his novel Paisath Laakh Ki Dakaiti ( TheSixty-Five Lakh Heist) was a blockbuster that has sold about2,50,000 copies till date. Pathak's novel Colaba Conspiracywas voted the most popular book on Amazon.in in 2014.
His latest, Heera-Pheri, topped the Nielsen Hindi charts inNovember 2017. His books have sold millions of copies, andhe has a huge fan base across the Hindi heartland.
|Author:||Surender Mohan Pathak|
|No. of Pages:||315|