TARQUIN HALL is a British writer and journalist who has reported extensively on S.E. Asia and the Middle East for the British press. He is also the author of the highly acclaimed non-fiction books "Salaam Brick Lane" and "To the Elephant Graveyard." He lives in Delhi, India.
"[T]hought-provoking and charming... The festering rot caused by India's caste system permeates every page, as do the corruption of officials and the systemic abuse of the Dalits, the former Untouchable caste. ... This series has dealt with progressively more serious topics, but Hall ... hasn't lost his light touch."