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Welcome to the orderly and even mundane life of Jason Talley, a 27-year-old loan processor. Jason splits his life between his job and his friendship with Sriram Sundaram and his wife Vidya. That is, until that routine is interrupted by murder.
Paperback, 223 pages
Published October 1st 2007 by Poisoned Pen Press (first published 2006)
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OUT OF ORDER (Mystery/Adventure-India-Cont) – Poor
Benoit, Charles – 2nd book
Poisoned Pen Press, 2006- Hardcover
Jason Talley processing loans and is a neighbor to computer programmer Sriram Sundaram and his wife Vidya. After dinner together one evening, Jason is shown a red silk sari Sriram is planning to give his mother on his next trip to India. Jason comes home from work the next day to find his neighbors dead and the police calling it a murder/suicide, which Jason doesn’t believe. Once in Ind
Apr 08, 2014 Susan rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
I enjoyed this book. It had some interesting twists and turns. It also had a couple places where you think 'where did you/that come from?' but overall it was a good read.
Robin Wicker
May 11, 2016 Robin Wicker rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Intriguing trip to India

Enjoyable mystery, caper story. Lots of twists in the tale with stunning visuals of India. I didn't guess the ending.
Nov 01, 2009 james rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
I picked up this book at the library when I was looking for another book with the same title. This is a breezy novel with the main character, a mild-mannered mortgage loan officer in Corning, NY, who has befriended a couple from India. The day after a pleasant dinner with them, he notices the police at the home of the Indian couple, who are both dead. The gendarmes think it's a murder/suicide. The mortgage man goes to India and rides around on a lot of trains meeting his dead friends' former ass ...more
Apr 01, 2014 Scott rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: mystery, thriller
Well written page turner.
Mar 06, 2008 Gina rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: mystery
Mystery/suspense about who travels to India on a quest for his murdered Indian neighbors. It provides a glimpse of modern India with its rush to become a technologically advanced country versus the traditional culture with a large portion of the population living in great poverty.
Dec 22, 2013 Miles rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: kindle-ebooks
. . . I like books where blind travel to foreign countries leads to adventure and mortal danger ! ! !
Sep 26, 2010 Erika rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Sometimes hard to follow and I predicted the ending, but it painted an interesting picture of India.
Wendy Keyes-Turnbull
great book.
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When he's not traveling around the globe in the search of exotic, tax-deductible settings for his mysteries, Charles Benoit spends his days pumping out subliminal-laced advertising.
Nominated for an Edgar and a Barry, Relative Danger won the Franklin award and was the darling of fans and critics alike. Out of Order (2006) is set in modern India while Noble Lies (September 2007) takes place in Thai
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