A death leads Jamal and Dev on a quest for
truth and unravels a mystery connecting the by-lanes of Hyderabad to the Gomal
Valley in the Pak-Afghan border. In its wake, Jamal and Dev leave behind a
trail of bodies and reveal a tale of gore and greed that shatters their fragile
perception of reality. As the two friends grope and meander through the
labyrinth of lies, they discover the truths about themselves. They realize that
sometimes life carries you to a place where you no longer know yourself; and
then friendships are the first casualties.
Will their friendship survive the burden of
The author has worked for
Google and has also worked as a freelancer for the Hyderabad Times. She currently owns and manages a content
development consultancy. She occasionally blogs about events surrounding her life and times. She has
written numerous short stories and poems and is currently working on a sequel
to Majid’s Diary. Whenever real life can be pushed aside, she reads, paints,
plays on the flute, and tries to decipher Ghalib.