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The strange disappearance of a Bollywood star

Author: Vaseem Khan
Publisher: New York, NY : Redhook, 2017. ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First U.S. editionView all editions and formats
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Mumbai is a city that thrives on extravagant spectacles and larger-than-life characters. But as Chopra is about to discover, even in the city of dreams, there is no guarantee of a happy ending. Rising star and incorrigible playboy Vikram Verma has disappeared, leaving his latest film in jeopardy. Hired by Verma's formidable mother to find him, Inspector Chopra and his sidekick, baby elephant Ganesha, embark on a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Vaseem Khan
ISBN: 9780316434515 0316434515
OCLC Number: 1001539039
Notes: Sequel to: The perplexing theft of the jewel in the crown.
"Originally published by Mulholland Books in 2016 in Great Bristain"--Title page verso.
Description: 385 pages ; 21 cm.
Responsibility: Vaseem Khan.

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Mumbai is a city that thrives on extravagant spectacles and larger-than-life characters. But as Chopra is about to discover, even in the city of dreams, there is no guarantee of a happy ending. Rising star and incorrigible playboy Vikram Verma has disappeared, leaving his latest film in jeopardy. Hired by Verma's formidable mother to find him, Inspector Chopra and his sidekick, baby elephant Ganesha, embark on a journey deep into the world's most flamboyant movie industry. As they uncover feuding stars, failed investments and death threats, it seems that many people have a motive for wanting Verma out of the picture. And yet, as Chopra has long suspected, in Bollywood the truth is often stranger than fiction ...

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