Suspense thriller is an extremely popular format among fiction lovers. Western literature has always been known for its nail biting suspense thrillers. Only few Indian writers have been able to able to produce world class thrillers. However, here we have come up with 6 mind-blowing Indian suspense thrillers that are available on the popular e-commerce site Flipkart.
The Sialkot Saga by Ashwin Sanghi
When it’s a question of money, everybody is of the same religion. The trajectories of Arvind and Arbaaz, both businessmen of a kind whose lives are unwillingly intertwined, ricochet off one another while they play out their sinister and murderous plots of personal and professional one-upmanship, all the while breaking every rule in the book. Both are unaware that what they seek and fight over is the very obstacle in realizing an ancient secret that dates back to a time long forgotten. And yet, at the heart of it al, there lies tenderness and pathos and blood and rare moments of an almost exalted happiness. So, can it be that a man is both sinner and saint, victor and victim, black and white? Ashwin Sanghi, master storyteller and spinner of yarns, weaves together once more threads of the past and present, fact and fiction, history and mythology, business and politics, love and hatred while dangling you ceaselessly over the cliff with this chilling multi-layered narrative, keeping you guessing till the totally un-guessable end. And you’re left wondering whether it’s a matter of faith or fate?
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2. The Mahabharata Secret by Christopher C. Doyle
The Mahabharata Secret is a suspense thriller which leads Vijay, the protagonist, to a secret in the Mahabharata which was buried by Ashoka over 2300 years ago. When the nuclear scientist Vikram Singh is murdered, his nephew Vijay receives four cryptic emails, which lay out a trail of adventure before him. This trail leads to a secret buried in the Mahabharata over 2300 years ago by the great king Ashoka. Thus, unfolds a race to the secret which could destroy the entire world if it falls into the wrong hands. Who will uncover the secret first, Vijay and his trusted friends or the terrorists? This spine chilling adventure combines history, mythology, suspense and science in the present day world.
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3. Cut Like Wound : Introducing Inspector Gowda by Anita Nair
Cut Like Wound is a unique psychological thriller set in the vibrant city of Bangalore. The book introduces inspector Borie Gowda along with a host of other unforgettable characters. The story starts with the murder of a male sex worker in the heart of Bangalore, on the first night of Ramadan. Inspector Borei Gowda is the investigating officer on this case. As bodies begin to pile up one after the other, Gowda identifies a pattern in the killings and it becomes evident to him that a serial killer is on the prowl. Even as he deals with his mid-life crisis, troubles with his wife and kid, an extra-marital affair and corruption and politics at work, the killer makes a move for the next victim. Set in the by-lanes of Bangalore, Cut Like Wound will be an engaging read for those who enjoy in murder mysteries.
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4. The Krishna Key by Ashwin Sanghi
The Krishna Key promises an unputdownable thrilling read, as it involves mystery, history, mythology and philosophy. The protagonist Ravi Saini is a Historian, who has the massive responsibility of stopping injustice being served. Ravi embarks upon a journey from the ruins and remains of Dwaraka – the sacred city – to Somnath, Mount Kailash, Kalibangan and Vrindavan temple, to find Lord Krishna’s prized possession, which could divulge his invaluable and astonishing legacy to mankind. A legacy which can stop an impending act of heinous injustice that is about to occur. Would Ravi Saini’s be successful? What is the treasure that was left behind to the mankind by Krishna, arguably the most intriguing Indian mythological character? Discover one of the most captivating stories written by one of the most widely read Indian fiction writer.
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5. The High Sea Conspiracy by Manveen S. Anand
When young Ricardo leaves the Brazilian town of Recife on an important mission, and sets sail on MV Castle to Ecuador, little does the crew on board know what the journey has in store for them. In a shocking turn of events, the Castle disappears with the Master on board, Captain Rajan Murthy, while the crew is sent back home. Has the ship been hijacked, stolen or simply gone down in the high seas? Inspector Jos? Carlos sets out with his international team of ace sleuths to get to the bottom of the Castle?s disappearance. As the plot unravels between Rio, Rizhao, Cura?ao and Montserrat, the International Marine and the UN Security Council prepare for an eventuality beyond their imagination?a page-turner! Manveen S Anand took up sailing as a profession immediately after college. With a passion for reading and travelling, Manveen who was born and brought up in Chandigarh, has explored more than 30 countries in just over a decade. He used his camera to bring back home the stories of his travels, eventually taking up photography professionally. Over the years, he has showcased his photographic explorations of social issues in various exhibitions across India. The High Sea Conspiracy is Manveen S Anand?s debut novel. Talking Points A merchant navy professional-turned-author, Manveen S Anand?s writing style is reminiscent of an Ian Fleming thriller A page-turner with hi-octane suspense and intrigue, played out in an international arena Worldwide readership/market All fiction lovers, crime-thriller, detective and whodunnit junkies, educational institutes, libraries and general trade readers.
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6. The Bankster by Ravi Subramanian
A press reporter and ex-banker, Karan Panjabi investigates a series of murders that scar the name of the Greater Boston Global Bank, realizing that he is on the verge of unveiling a major discovery. The details in his possession could rock the foundation of the country, and he has only thirty-six hours to uncover the truth. A tale of lies, deceit and treachery hides behind the name of the bank and the clock is still ticking.
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