The Widows of Malabar Hill

Author: Sujata Massey

Perveen Mistry, one of India’s first female lawyers,works to secure women’s right because of her tragic personal history. One day Mistry Law has appointed her to execute the will of Mr. Omar Farid, a wealthy Muslim mill owner who has left three widows behind. While examining the paperwork, she was suspicious about the property documents which led her to figure out the hidden mystery of Malabar Hill. The period detail and thoughtful characterizations, especially of the capable, fiercely independent lead, bode well for future installments.

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