Shrabani has been awarded an Honorary DLitt from the University of London in 2024

See video of my award and speech in the link below

Newspaper coverage

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


Here you can find out about me, my books and forthcoming events.

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.

Events 2024

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8-12th February
Ceylon Literary Festival

Kandy and Colombo

The No. 1 Ladies’ Detectives
8th Feb, Kandy
11:00 AM

11th Feb, Colombo
3:00 PM

Repeating History
12th Feb 2024 , Colombo
11:00 AM to 11.45 AM

23-24th March
She Inspires Me Festival

Talk on Noor Inayat Khan
7.00 p.m. 23 March


Shrabani at Noor Inayat Khan Memorial unveiling. Link