a string of unsatisfying jobs, 31-year-old Navin Razdan arrives at a southern
Indian mountain town to start his teaching career at Briggs Academy, a school
that's tense and watchful in the wake of a sexual harassment scandal.
life in the mountains is better than he expected: he finds friendship in the
small community, his students admire him, and the woman he loves wants to give
their relationship another chance. Navin seems to have finally found his groove
– until a sudden betrayal pushes him into a precarious friendship with a
disturbed student and triggers a series of events that threaten his career and
his closest bonds.
Rahul Chak graduated from Tufts University in 2013, after
which he wrote his first novel (Bison Track)
and started Doqumend, a content writing and editing company. He spends most of
his time reading, writing, working, exercising and maintaining a rigid diet.