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  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Series Information

Ranjit Singh novels ; 01.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield FIC Ahmad (Text) 31208911476499 fiction Available -
Washington Carnegie PL - Washington F (Text) 21401000110804 Adult Hardback Shelves Available -
Winchester Comm. PL - Winchester FIC AHM (Text) 76682000133512 Adult Fiction Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial FIC AHMAD, A. X. (Text) 33946002760945 Fiction . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250016843
  • ISBN: 1250016843
  • Physical Description: 294 pages ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Minotaur Books, 2013.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Series information from NoveList.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 293).
Summary, etc.:
"Ranjit Singh, a former Indian Army Captain trying to escape a shameful past, lives with his family among the migrant workers of Martha's Vineyard, working as a caretaker of the vacation homes of the rich and powerful. Needing a place to stay, Ranjit moves his family into an empty Senator's home. Happily, but illegally ensconced in the house, he tries to forget his brief affair with Anna, the wife of an African-American senator, and focus on providing for his family. But one night, their idyll is shattered when mysterious armed men break into the house, looking for an antique porcelain doll. Forced to flee, Ranjit is pursued and hunted by unknown forces, and becomes drawn into the Senator's shadowy world. To save his family and solve the mystery of the doll, he must join forces with Anna, who has her own dark secrets. As the past and present collide, Ranjit must finally confront the hidden event that destroyed his Army career and forced him to leave India. Tightly plotted, action-packed, smart and surprisingly moving, The Caretaker takes us from the desperate world of migrant workers to the elite African-American community of Martha's Vineyard, and a secret high-altitude war between India and Pakistan."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Squatters > Fiction.
East Indians > United States > Fiction.
Martha's Vineyard (Mass.) > Fiction.
Genre: Political fiction.
Suspense fiction.

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