London: Faber, 2006. First Edition. Hardcover. Signed by Chandra on title page. An action-packed, 900-page tale of crime and adventure in the Indian underworld. Author of a previous novel - RED EARTH AND POURING RAIN - in 1995, in addition to a 1997 story collection: LOVE AND LONGING IN BOMBAY. Born in New Delhi, educated here & in England, Chandra divides his time between Mumbai and Berkeley, California, where he teaches at UCLA. New in dj.