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Book Review - In the Shadows of Death by Sourabh Mukherjee

In The Shadows of Death: A Detective Agni Mitra Thriller by Sourabh Mukherjee is full of twists. Especially the reader does not expect the amazing finale. Reading the book you can make a thousand theories about who might be the murderer. You try to find the motivation that it may have pushed to make such a gesture.

Sheetal Mehra, HR executive with Crescent Technologies, is found murdered in the toilet of a Kolkata hotel following an office get-together. Anyone could have killed her from the displeased husband, a lecherous supervisor and one of her numerous jilted admirers.

ACP Agni Mitra finds out about her double-crossing behavior as he starts investigating the murder. But the inquiry is wedged in innumerable confounding questions. Then the murder of Meenakshi Menon, a Director of Altius Finance, hits the headlines. More murders astound the metropolis. It is not too long before the mêlée of intellect with his invisible antagonist turns personal for Agni. He has to battle storms brewi…