The Case of the Man Who Died Laughing: From the Files of Vish Puri, India's Most Private Investigator

The Case of the Man Who Died Laughing: From the Files of Vish Puri, India's Most Private Investigator

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Early one morning, on the lawn of a grand boulevard in central Delhi, the Hindu goddess Kali appears and plunges a sword into the chest of a prominent Indian scientist, who dies in a fit of giggles. Vish Puri, India’s Most Private Investigator, master of disguise and lover of all things fried and spicy, doesn’t believe the murder is a supernatural occurrence and sets out to prove who really killed Dr. Suresh Jha. To get at the truth, he and his team of undercover operatives—Facecream, Tubelight, and Flush—travel from the slum where India’s hereditary magicians must be persuaded to reveal their secrets to the holy city of Haridwar on the Ganges. Stopping only to indulge his ample Punjabi appetite, Puri uncovers a network of spirituality, science, and sin unique in the annals of crime and soon finds that solving the case will require all of his earthly faculties.
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ISBN: 9781439172384

Published Date: June 21, 2011

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Language: English

Page Count: 309

Size: 8.46" l x 5.48" w x 0.89" h

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Fiction