"Item Girl" from Indian author Richa Lakhera with cover photo by Edward Olive has been invited to participate in Crime Writers Festival 2015.
"Item Girl" de la escritora india Richa Lakhera con foto de portada de Edward Olive has ha sido invitado a participar en Crime Writers Festival 2015.
Richa Lakhera is a TV journalist by profession, an inorganic chemist by education, and an artist by passion. She lives in New Delhi and Mumbai with her husband and daughter. She is an Associate Editor at NDTV and her debut novel was Garbage Beat.
Sunheri and Suhana twin sisters who share a horrific childhood get caught up in a vortex of pain and deceit when Sunheri, a popular item girl in Bollywood, is accused of murdering her vicious uncle and is sent to jail. Suhana, an aspiring filmmaker, is determined to seek justice for her sister but comes up against Kala, their stepmother, who has hatched diabolical plans of her own. And when three other manipulative item girls Nargis, Digital Dolly and Daisy are identified as key eyewitnesses in Sunheri's case, the matter only becomes more complicated.
"ITEM GIRL is India's first Bodice-ripper. Bollywood’s new genre "Choli-ripper" – Farrukh Dhondy
Item Girl - Crime Thriller Murder Mystery Sunheri and Suhana, twin sisters who share a horrific childhood, are caught in a vortex of pain and deceit when Sunheri, a popular item girl in Bollywood, is accused of murdering her vicious uncle and sent to jail. Suhana, an aspiring filmmaker, is determined to seek justice for her sister but Kala, their evil stepmother, makes matters worse with diabolical plans of her own. The plot thickens when three manipulative item girls—Nargis, Digital Dolly and Daisy—are identified as key eyewitnesses in Sunheri’s case. Throw into the mix a brutal blackmailer, a cruel boyfriend, a cynical journalist who knows too much, and a hardboiled cop, and what you have is a mind-bending psychological thriller that will hold you hostage until the end. There is not a dull moment in Item Girl, an intense, gripping account of the dark side of showbiz.