Author - Abir Mukherjee
Publisher - Vintage
Edition - 2018
Binding - Paperback
Language - English
Pages - 384
Condition - Used (Good Condition)

NOW FEATURED ON ITV'S ZOE BALL BOOK CLUB 2018 \nLONGLISTED FOR THE 2018 CWA GOLD, STEEL AND HISTORICAL DAGGERS \nSHORTLISTED FOR THE 2018 WILBUR SMITH ADVENTURE WRITING PRIZE \n \nIndia, 1920. Captain Sam Wyndham and Sergeant Banerjee of Calcutta Police must investigate the dramatic assassination of a Maharaja's son... \n \nSam Wyndham is visiting the kingdom of Sambalpore, home to diamond mines and the beautiful Palace of the Sun. \n \nBut when the Maharaja’s eldest son is assassinated, Wyndham realises that the realm is riven with conflict. Prince Adhir was unpopular with religious groups, while his brother – now in line to the throne – appears to be a feckless playboy. \n \nAs Wyndham and Sergeant ‘Surrender-not’ Banerjee endeavour to unravel the mystery, they become entangled in a dangerous world. They must find the murderer, before the murderer finds them. \n \nPraise for the Sam Wyndham series: \n \n‘An exceptional historical crime novel’ \nC.J. SANSOM \n \n‘A thought-provoking rollercoaster’ \nIAN RANKIN \n \n‘Confirms Abir Mukherjee as a rising star of historical crime fiction’ \nThe Times \n \n‘Cracking… A journey into the dark underbelly of the British Raj’ \nDaily Express \n \nIf you enjoyed A Necessary Evil, pre-order the third Sam Wyndham mystery, Smoke and Ashes, now.