Abir Mukherjee

Abir Mukherjee is the Times bestselling author of the Wyndham & Banerjee series of crime novels set in Raj era India. His debut, A Rising Man, won the CWA Endeavour Dagger for best historical crime novel of 2017 and was shortlisted for the MWA Edgar for best novel. His second novel, A Necessary Evil, won the Wilbur Smith Award for Adventure Writing and was a Zoe Ball Book Club pick. His third novel, Smoke and Ashes, is out in the UK and was released in the US in March 2019. Abir grew up in Scotland and lives in London with his wife and two sons.


Win a Signed First Edition of A Rising Man

14 April 2019

A hundred years ago this week, British troops opened fire on an unarmed gathering of Indian men, women and children in what would become known as the Amritsar Massacre. It changed the course of Indian history and is the background to my first novel.

In commemoration of the centenary of the events at Amritsar, I’m giving away a signed first edition of A Rising Man. For a chance to win, just sign up to the Sam Wyndham newsletter by filling in your details in the Get in Touch section or sending an email to info@abirmukherjee.com

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Out Now! Smoke and Ashes, US Audiobook

Smoke and Ashes is now available as an Audible audiobook in the Untied States.

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Agent: Sam Copeland, Rogers, Coleridge & White

Email: sam@rcwlitagency.com

Media Enquiries: Anna Redman Aylward Penguin Random House

Email: ARedman@penguinrandomhouse.co.uk