The heat and the humidity may drive you crazy and you may despise going out in the heat. So if you are planning to stay back home and read something interesting to divert your mind, detective thrillers are simply the best option. Sourabh Mukherjee’s “In the Shadows of Death”, a detective Agni Mitra thriller was released at its Quest Mall outlet of Starmark recently.
Sheetal Mehra is a HR executive with Crescent Technologies. She is found murdered in the toilet of a Kolkata hotel after an office party. ACP Agni Mitra finds out about her adulterous ways as he starts investigating into the murder. The miffed husband, a lecherous boss, one of her many jilted admirers – anyone could have killed her. The investigation is stuck in myriad perplexing questions when the murder of Meenakshi Menon, a Director with Altius Finance, hits the headlines. As more murders rock the city, it is not too long before the battle of with his unseen adversary turns personal for Agni. “In the Shadows of Death” is a gripping page-turner with a heart-rending emotional core.
The launch was followed by a panel discussion with the participants being Prof. Subodh Sarkar the eminent poet and author, Amrita Mukherjee, author, journalist and blogger, and Reetasri Ghosh, Director, Ananta Aspen Centre. The panel discussion was moderated by Antara Banerjee, author, poet and artist.