Ragtime in Simla

by Barbara Cleverly

Publisher: Delta Trade Paperbacks in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 353 Downloads: 280
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Subjects:

  • Sandilands, Joe (Fictitious character) -- Fiction,
  • Police -- India -- Fiction,
  • Singers -- Crimes against -- Fiction,
  • British -- India -- Fiction,
  • India -- History -- British occupation, 1765-1947 -- Fiction,
  • Simla (India) -- Fiction

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Barbara Cleverly is the author of five novels of historical suspense, including The Damascened Blade, winner of the CWA Historical Dagger Award, The Last Kashmiri Rose, Ragtime in Simla, The Palace Tiger, and The Bee’s Kiss.

She lives in Cambridge, England where she is now at work on the second Laetitia Talbot mystery, which Delta will Brand: Random House Publishing Group. Editions for Ragtime in Simla: (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), (Paperback published in ), About Ragtime in Simla.

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