The Garland Keepers


Author: Manohar Malgonkar

9788129124739 | PB | pp. 220 | 2013 | Rupa Publications

The Garland Keepers by Manohar Malgonkar is an electrifying thriller revolving around the recent death of Deputy Superintendent Om Prakash Agarwal.

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When Deputy Superintendent Om Prakash Agarwal of the Delhi Police dies in a shocking accident, startling revelations come to light: the clandestine manoeuvrings of the Great Leader who is at the centre of a complex web of politics, a bank fraud case which boggles the mind, and a Swami whose dark secrets tantalize the public. And when DSP Agarwal’s diary, which contains explosive official secrets, turns up missing, the administration goes into a frenzy.

Inspired by the events of the Emergency of 1975-1977, The Garland Keepers is an electrifying thriller from one of the most venerable names of Indian writing in English.


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About the Author

The author (1913-2010) was an eminent post-Independence writer whose contribution to Indian writing in English is immense. A remarkable storyteller and a keen observer of social and political realities, Malgonkar is notable for his military thrillers, historical novels and adventure fiction. His major works include The Men Who Killed Gandhi, A Bend in the Ganges, Spy in Amber, Comb at of Shadows, The Garland Keepers, The Sea Hawk, Shalimar, The Princes, Cactus Country, Distant Drum, Bandicoot Run and The Devil’s Wind.


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