The Cook : From the award-winning author of The Waiter


by Chowdhury, Ajay | London, Greater London
Published 19/01/2023 by Vintage Publishing (Vintage) in the United Kingdom as part of the Detective Kamil Rahman series
Paperback | 384 pages

ISBN: 9781529115390 Category:


The Guardian’s best crime and thriller book of 2022’Compelling and Compassionate’ Sunday Times ‘Thrilling . . . a terrific series’ The TimesKamil Rahman used to be a detective in Kolkata. Now he’s a cook in London’s East End. Yet trouble still knows where to find him…

Kamil Rahman thought his crimefighting days were behind him. But when a woman he knows is murdered and the police arrest the most convenient suspect, he hangs up his apron and employs his detective skills once more to find the true killer.

Meanwhile, restaurant manager Anjoli is volunteering with a homeless charity, where she notices a sudden troubling increase in unexplained deaths among people sleeping rough in and around Brick Lane. With the council and police uninterested, she starts an investigation of her own. Kamil and Anjoli’s cases seem unrelated, but as the duo dig deeper, they discover connections that stretch from London to Lahore. Together they take on the indifference of the authorities . . . If the Met won’t find the murderers, then they will.

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Weight 0.308 kg