Akber Ayub

Bangalore, India

A mechanical engineer by profession, AKBER AYUB is a former entrepreneur exporting to Europe, ex-marine engineer, text book author and a travel and feature writer. Heeding an inner call he wound up his engineering profession to pursue a writing career. A regular contributor to niche magazines and the mainstream media, his writings have also graced the pages of coffee table travel books, corporate and in-flight magazines, Times Group publications and Jack Canfield’s "Chicken Soup for the Soul…" series of books.


A CHILLING STORY OF MURDER AND DECEIT...THAT PLUMBS THE DEPTHS OF A DERANGED MIND, YET UNCOVERS THE POWER OF HEART AND SPIRIT. In deepening dusk, a breakdown on the outskirts of sleepy Sulthans Bathery leaves Joseph stranded on a lonely Kerala highway. Following a chance encounter, Joseph accepts an offer from Philipose, the lone occupant of Malabar Mansion, to spend the night. In a macabre turn of events Joseph is attacked at night, but escapes unhurt, then runs into an ageing vagrant and learns that his benefactor is a raging psychopath. A bunch of college boys join up and enter the eerie mansion as an angry storm rages outside. There’s mayhem and murder as they run into the psychopa...

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