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The Swami and Winston

Juvenile & Young Adult


by
Mahesh Dattani

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 580 pages

Protection: DRM

Language: English

‘A playwright of world stature’—Mario Relich, Wasafiri The Swami and Winston is the second radio play to feature amateur sleuth Uma Rao, wife of Bangalore’s Superintendent of Police. Lady Montefiore, an English aristocrat, has been murdered outside a Hindu temple. A Burberry raincoat and a mischievous dog provide the only clues about the identity of the murderer. But what could be the motive for her murder? Uma’s second investigation brings her into contact with religious fanaticism in the extreme. ‘At last we have a playwright who gives sixty million English-speaking Indians an identity’—Alyque Padamsee ‘Powerful and disturbing’—The New York Times

‘A playwright of world stature’—Mario Relich, Wasafiri The Swami and Winston is the second radio play to feature amateur sleuth Uma Rao, wife of Bangalore’s Superintendent of Police. Lady Montefiore, an English aristocrat, has been murdered outside a Hindu temple. A Burberry raincoat and a mischievous dog provide the only clues about the identity of the murderer. But what could be the motive for her murder? Uma’s second investigation brings her into contact… (more)

‘A playwright of world stature’—Mario Relich, Wasafiri The Swami and Winston is the second radio play to feature amateur sleuth Uma Rao, wife of Bangalore’s Superintendent of Police. Lady Montefiore, an English aristocrat, has been murdered outside a Hindu temple. A Burberry raincoat and a mischievous dog provide the only clues about the identity of the murderer. But what could be the motive for her murder? Uma’s second investigation brings her into contact with religious fanaticism in the extreme. ‘At last we have a playwright who gives sixty million English-speaking Indians an identity’—Alyque Padamsee ‘Powerful and disturbing’—The New York Times

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