November 30, 2023


Connecting Asian writers with global readers

Books Revisited

It Takes a Murder

It Takes a Murder

The book involves a murder (obvious from the title), that of a prominent resident of Brookes Town. But Kumar’s book is no ordinary murder mystery. It is not a literary thriller or a suspense story, but a literary novel – a dark literary novel with layered characters that demand closer scrutiny, events that need to be re-looked against a larger historical backdrop.