Describes how a cycle of rioting and violence leading up to the partition of India and birth of Pakistan resulted in brutal and widespread ethnic cleansing on both sides of the border, creating a divide between India and Pakistan that persists decades later.
Deb's experiences as one of the few minorities covering the Trump campaign propelled him on a journey to India to see his father, the first step in a life-altering journey to bridge the emotional distance separating him from those whose DNA he shared. Deb had to learn to connect with this man he recognized yet did not know, and eventually breach the silence separating him from his mother.
Determined to solve a series of murders before he retires, detective Salazar turns to Sunil Singh, a South African transplant who specializes in psychopaths, to help determine if a pair of conjoined twins he apprehended are the killers.
After being diagnosed with cancer later in life, Sunil Dutta, a twenty-year veteran of the LAPD and former biologist and a translator of classic Indian poetry, urgently wanted to understand what choices had led him and his brother, Raju, a murderer and former terrorist, down radically different paths. Dutta takes us from his family home in Rajasthan to America, to France, to the streets of southeastern LA, homing in on the questions that tore him and Raju apart: Can you outgrow the madness that made you? Can you make peace with the ghosts of your past?
When a journalist discovers that five men have been arrested for planning to kill him, he launches an investigation into his would-be killers that forces him to reassess his notions of his country, and himself.