The Waiter

The Waiter

Fiction & Poetry, Modern & Contemporary Fiction, Crime, Thrillers & True Crime, Crime & Thrillers
Paperback Published on: 17/02/2022
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Ex-detective Kamil Rahman is embroiled in a case that might just change his life - for better or for worse... Disgraced detective Kamil Rahman moves from Kolkata to London to start afresh as a waiter in an Indian restaurant. But the peace of his new life is soon shattered. The day Kamil caters an extravagant party, the powerful host, Rakesh, is found dead in his swimming pool. Suspicion falls on Rakesh's young and glamorous new wife, and Kamil is called to investigate for the family. Kamil and Anjoli, his boss's daughter, prove a winning team - yet as the case progresses, and their relationship grows, the events of Kamil's past threaten to catch up with him...

  • Publisher: Vintage Publishing
  • ISBN: 9781529111934
  • Number of pages: 352
  • Weight: 245g
  • Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 21 mm

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The Waiter
A Quick And Easy Book To Read
Kamil Rahman #1 Ex-detective Kamil Rahman moves from Kolkata to London to start afresh as a waiter in an Indian restaurant. But the day he caters an extrav... READ MORE
Louise Wilson
The Waiter
Very entertaining!
What a great debut. I thoroughly enjoyed this very entertaining, intriguing and authentic murder mystery. I loved the dual time lines, the mix of English... READ MORE
Carole Kendal
The Waiter
Super detective series. Wonderful characters - want it on TV!
Kamil Rahman, ex-Kolkata police detective is now working now for his father's friend's restaurant near Brick Lane, UK. Just 3 months earlier he was eagerly... READ MORE
The Waiter
A well-crafted Anglo-Indian thriller
Chowdhury skilfully weaves together the narratives of two distinct parts of the protagonist’s life; London’s Brick Lane is intertwined with Calcutta’s bust... READ MORE
Nick A
The Waiter
An easy read
Crime fiction is always a really difficult genre to excel in, because the genre itself is really saturated. This series follows disgraced detective Kamil... READ MORE
Natalie M-E
The Waiter
Really enjoyable
Kamil Rahman #2 This is a good follow-up to The Waiter and I like the format the author is developing in the storytelling. The amateur sleuths are back wi... READ MORE
Celia Short
The Waiter
A great sounding series
This is the first book in the Detective Kamil Rahman series and I cannot wait to read the next book. This one was fast paced and tense and you never really... READ MORE
Hannah Symonds
The Waiter
The Waiter by Ajay Chowdhury
The Waiter by Ajay Chowdhury is a debut book by the author and it was a fascinating and engrossing book. I even have the second book The Cook by the author... READ MORE
Christine Rennie