Book Review: Blood Red Sari: Ashok Banker

Blood Red Sari Ashok Banker

Blood Red Sari by Ashok Banker, the opening volume of the Kali Rising crime novel quadrilogy, parleys on human trafficking and subsequent terror campaign contrasts contemporary ladies with the temperament of Kali that fashion a sequence completely pedestal on up-to-the-minute female heroes with a womanly cuff.

Three ladies, Nachiketa, a lawyer from Delhi, who is on wheelchair spring for verve subsequent to the carnage of her in-laws and skirmishing a case for the alike, Anita a Keralite, whose brothers are away to get her for effecting her offence of boasting identical sex liaison with her buddy Lalima, and Sheila, the proprietor of all woman's gymnasium in Calcutta locate themselves on a regular stage of being related to the abrupt vanishing of Lalima in Dubai.

Nachiketa, Anita and Sheila get three yellow packets that have a set of strange glance outlines with every lady striving their intensity to decode what the papers denote and in the line, all three ladies get near athwart different existence hostile state of affairs and duck them with guts and charisma of wits.

This is a truly fine interpret that you will just have to convert it in a widen and you just won't sense like taking a split. The tome grabs you from leaf one and doesn’t let go yet after the final one and you would crave to stay rolling the folios just to make certain you haven’t overlooked anything.

It makes up at the precise spaces and lugs in the course of with impetus. In addition, one of the most attractive piece is, that a bloke has in black and white a propos female psychology and that also extremely credibly.

Fast-paced, fanatic, effervescent with exploits so finely on paper, the book departs you in anticipation till the extreme finish with the exact elements, in the true gauge to bring a great phrase trip, the paperback is racy and cheek in the correct assess. The author certainly discerns to stay a booklover gripped in the tale and bring in such twirls and twists in his reserve that departs a booklover in wonder of his inscription skill.

One thing they are all sure of is that the wrapper is the root of the new accidents with all of them where Nachiketa is endangered to blaze living, Anita's brother artifice her into coming abode and plots to slay her while Sheila is strained to be on the lope after her fitness centre is raided. However, they all cope to carry on the yellow cloak together.

Anita handles to find in tap with Nachiketa and crafts the link to the rest of them through the brief, who post them the documents and start to plan to put their act sketch and locate what ensues to Lalima. Jointly they embark on to wonder the obscurity behind the facts and uncover a mesh of fright that is gong to be put on the conurbations they are in.

Even if it abides the mark of creative writing, the plot is built up in such a manner that it has this air of veracity in the region of it with the central characters by no means act heroic or attain a touch out of the usual. Their tales, their resist and their scrap appear truly nearer to the spirit that appears totally likely. The personalities have been distinct with a bright tint sweep and the telling is perfect.


Publisher: HarperCollins • Published: 2012 • ISBN-13: 9789350293218 • Language: English • Binding: Paperback • Pages: 300