Sherlock to the rescue

Murder in Old Bombay: A Mystery by Nev March. Published in 2020 by Minotaur Books, an imprint of St Martin’s Publishing Group, 120 Broadway, New York, NY 10271, USA. Pp: 389. Price: Rs 1,608 (hardcover).  "I say Holmes, here’s a rum thing. Nev March (Nawaz Merchant, pictured), who calls herself an Indian American author and has won the Minotaur Books for Mystery Writers of America First Crime Novel Award for her debut novel. And would you believe it! She credits her hero Captain James Agnihotri, a cross-breed from the Indian subcontinent, if I may be so bold as to describe him,......

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