Book Title: The Murder of Sonia Raikkonen: An Inspector Saralkar Mystery
Author: Salil Desai
Book Title: The title of the book is ‘The Murder of Sonia Raikkonen: An Inspector Saralkar Mystery’ is intriguing
Book Cover: The cover of the book is an image of a corpse of a woman lying on the ground with blood stains around it.
Plot: The plot of the story is set in the Pune city with Senior Inspector Saralkar and his sub-ordinate Motkar as the main characters.
The gross and disturbing murdered body of a Finnish woman is found in the public garden of Pune. Saralkar and Motkar arrive at the site to inspect and find their first clue, white sandal. Both of them start suspecting people who are involved in this frightening murder.
As they are busy in suspecting the victims, Saralkar gets a call from his old friend and colleague Patange. He seeks help from him to solve another murder mystery. As he reaches the site he will see an old man’s dead body which is stabbed vigorously and leaves the body in a bad condition. Saralkar finds another white sandal in this site and finds that there is a connection between these two brutal murders. As the two cops cross the levels while solving the cases, they find some dreadful and scary truths behind these crimes.
What is the connection between those two murders and who is behind it? How the police duo will solve the cases?
Read this suspense and nail-biting story ‘The Murder of Sonia Raikkonen: An Inspector Saralkar Mystery’ by Salil Desai
What I like:1. The police duo is the essence of this story. Most importantly, the humor and zeal to solve this case will grab the attention of the readers.
2. The two different cases and the relation between them are shown in a remarkable way.
3. The suspense is maintained until the ending of the story.
What I didn’t like: The thrill and suspense are maintained very well but the story was dragged in between and a bit complex which will leave the readers confused. But overall the story is interesting and good.
The narration is done in a good way and it could be more interesting and enthusiastic.
Language & Grammar: A clear language with neat and uncomplicated grammar is used in the book
My Final Verdict: An interesting book with a unique storyline which leaves the readers with an awesome feeling.
Book Title: 3/5
Language & Grammar: 3/5
Final Rating: 3/5
(Reviewed by Swapna Peri)