New book out now! Links below for more information

The Mystery Of The Parsee Lawyer

Arthur Conan Doyle, George Edalji and the Case of the Foreigner in the English Village

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Watch Shrabani Basu discuss The Mystery of the Parsee Lawyer with author Shashi Tharoor


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Watch Shrabani Basu interview on BBC World.


Previous Books

The True Story of the Queen's Closest Confidant

Victoria & Abdul

A new edition of the Victoria & Abdul has been launched to tie in with the film release.

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For King and Another Country

Indian Soldiers on the Western Front, 1914-18

Christmas Pick by The Evening Standard, London, for best books of 2015!
Chosen by historian A.N.Wilson

For King and Another Country, Indian Soldiers on the Western Front 1914-18

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Shrabani Basu unveils Blue Plaque for Noor Inayat Khan.

Shrabani Basu unveils BLue Plaque for Noor Inayat Khan
Read about this in the link below.


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Events 2022

27th April 2022
The National Archives, Kew
In the Shadow of Jallianwala Bagh -- Race Empire and Nationalism in 1920s Britain
7.30 p.m. BST (GMT +1)

30th April
KHAKI Labs (India)
The Mystery of the Parsee Lawyer
6.00 p.m. IST 1.30 p.m. BST

14th May 2022
Chalfont St Giles and Jordans Literary Festival
Arthur Conan Doyle and the Mystery of the Parsee Lawyer
8.00 p.m.
Chalfont St Giles Parish Church

18th May
Barbara Canham Turner Lecture
University of Hull (in-person and online)
Hidden Histories of the Victorian and Edwardian Eras


Shrabani at Noor Inayat Khan Memorial unveiling. Link