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Whelan, Gloria.

Summary: As Rosalind continues to straddle the proper English world of her family and the culture of 1920s India where they live, her support of Gandhi and his followers in opposing British rule grows and she considers trying to carry the rebels' message to Edward, Prince of Wales, during his visit.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2013

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC WHE

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Whelan, Gloria.

Summary: In 1919, independent-minded fifteen-year-old Rosalind lives in India with her English parents, and when they fear she has fallen in with some rebellious types who believe in Indian self-government, she is sent "home" to London, where she has never been before and where her older brother died, to stay with her two aunts.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2011

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC WHE

Badani, Sejal

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Summary: When New York journalist Jaya suffers her third miscarriage and the slow unraveling of her marriage, she is desperate to assuage her deep anguish. Going to India to uncover answers to her family's past, she is intoxicated by the sights, smells, and sounds she experiences. Ravi, her grandmother's former servant and trusted confidant, reveals the resilience, struggles, secret love, and tragic...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2019

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1 available in Adult, Call number: LP FIC BAD

Cornwell, Bernard.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins Pub. 1998

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC COR

Cornwell, Bernard.

Summary: "Surviving the infamous battle of Assaye, Richard Sharpe has been promoted for his gallantry and skill assisting Sir Arthur Wellesley - the future Duke of Wellington - in overcoming the rebellious Mahratta confederation. But though the war with the Mahratta seems near its end, Sharpe, now an officer in Wellesley's army, faces a battle of a different kind among his own ranks"--Print ed. jacket.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Chivers Audio Books 1999

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Sim, Tara

Summary: In an alternate Victorian world controlled by clock towers, where a damaged clock can fracture time--and a destroyed one can stop it completely, eighteen-year-old mechanic Danny investigates fallen clock towers in British-occupied India and unravels more secrets about his and Colton's past.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sky Pony Press 2018

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC SIM

Cornwell, Bernard.

Summary: Richard Sharpe is caught between the British army and a renegade Englishman holed up in a fortress with his own private soldiers, in a novel about the British troops and their struggle to take the Indian fortress of Mahattra in 1803.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2000

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC COR

Mukherjee, Abir

Summary: Recognizing ritualistic injuries on a murder victim from a memory compromised by his opium addiction, Captain Sam Wyndham, aided by sidekick Surrender-Not Banerjee, struggles to solve two mysteries while hiding his personal demons from the Calcutta police force.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pegasus Books 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MUK
1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE

Cleverly, Barbara.

Summary: Scotland Yard detective Joe Sandilands is sent to help a Maharahah hunt a tiger that has been terrorizing the countryside, but Joe's suspicions are raised when the choice of weapons for the expedition seems more appropriate for hunting humans.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Carroll & Graf Publishers 2005

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CLE

Mukherjee, Abir

Summary: In the days of the British Raj in 1919, Captain Sam Wyndham, a former Scotland Yard detective newly arrived in Calcutta, is confronted with the murder of a British official who was found with a note in his mouth warning the British to leave India.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pegasus Books 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MUK

Stuart, V. A.

Summary: 1857: war is raging in China and from India comes the alarming news of a sepoy mutiny which threatens thousands of British lives in the Bengal Presidency. This is especially alarming news to Commander Phillip Horatio Hazard, for two of his sisters are in India. Anxious for their safety, as well as that of his fellow countrymen, Hazard boards the HMS Shannon, bound for Calcutta. Closely based on...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: McBooks Press 2005

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC STU

Slaughter, Carolyn.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2004

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SLA

Patel, Shona

Summary: Despite being born under an unlucky star, things begin to change for Layla in the spring of 1943. Powerful changes sweep through India following the second World War, and Layla finds that her life in colonial India is rapidly disintegrating.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PAT

Moran, Michelle

Summary: "When the British Empire sets its sights on India in the mid-nineteenth century, it expects a quick and easy conquest ... But when they arrive in the Kingdom of Jhansi, the British army is met with a surprising challenge. Instead of surrendering, Queen Lakshmi raises two armies--one male and one female--and rides into battle, determined to protect her country and her people. Although her...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Touchstone 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MOR

Raybourn, Deanna.

Summary: Lady Julia and her detective husband, Nicholas Brisbane, join Julia's siblings in tracking down a murderer in India. Set in 1889, the mystery explores India's colonial tensions.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mira 2010

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Cleverly, Barbara.

Summary: When his traveling companion is killed at his side while they drive through the Indian countryside, Scotland Yard detective Joe Sandilands investigates and finds himself digging into another related murder.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Carroll & Graf 2003

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC Cleve

Kelkar, Supriya

Summary: Gandhi asks for one member of each family to join the fight for independence from the British, and when ten-year-old Anjali's mother is jailed for doing so, Anjali must step out of her comfort zone to take over her mother's work.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tu Books, an imprint of Lee & Low Books Inc. 2017

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC KEL

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC KEL