He believed in keeping his friends close and enemies closer, but the enemies must have gotten too close that they mimicked the reflection of his own shadow.
Amrish Khanna, a 76yrsold multi billionaire and the unprecedented king of the major food empire in London. Once an immigrant who had toiled his way mercilessly to the top. He had it all, money, status and limitless power that many eyed. They called him the luckiest man alive until he was murdered in his own home office.
That’s where Detective Ryan Mehra steps in. Poised, defiant and with a golden record of always getting his men, Mehra immediately discovers that the celebrated perfect man was merely a silhouette of a blotched reality kept hidden from the world. With everyone a suspect and every suspect a camouflage of ulterior motives, this proves to be the detective’s most arduous case yet.
Trapped in a murky maze of deceit and backstabbing games, Detective Mehra will have to dig through a graveyard of life threatening secrets guarded by power thirst shadows willing to shed blood to remain under the shades. He had once learned that to face a shadow one must shine light into darkness but nobody told him there is only a vague daze of optical illusions on the other end of that phrase. The odds were stacked high against him with no one to trust, not even his very own shadow.
Gianna is an aspiring mystery writer from Tanzania. A licensed flight dispatcher who found solace in writing. An avid mystery/thriller reader and a science and mathematics enthusiast, passionate about the ideal of feminism. When she is not thinking of thrilling plots, she’s most likely solving puzzles, unless she is spending time with her family and their four dogs.