What is it about Heavenas Above that makes it different from other apartment buildings in Mumbai? Something happened here a very long time ago a an ancient tragedy a that ripples into present lives in unexpected ways. We meet Boman, a pedantic and lovelorn Parsi. Idris, a successful photographer whose happiness is about to be shattered. Ashwini, a famous actress who carries the secret regret of a lost love. Attempted murder, illegal money, infidelity, kidnapping, abuse, love and bereavement a all these and more find their paths entwined, as a holy man gathers together the threads of their lives and by so doing frees himself. By turns outrageous, amusing and poignant, Heavenas Above offers an intimate and affectionate view of these everyday inhabitants of Mumbai. MICHAEL ANDERSON was born, grew up and went to school in Mumbai. He left India when he was 18 and a year later settled in London, where he still lives. He has a degree in Medieval History and has had a variety of jobs. His passions are writing, history, and music. He has also published two collections of short stories a Gardening By Moonlight, and Nighthawks.... one that felt grand and heavy, exactly conveying its meaning a mahogany Victorian wardrobes they had inherited and it was in the living room ... He saw a tall, lanky, pale-skinned stranger looking back at him with sad eyes and thinning black hair that needed a trim. ... Her cheap cotton saris were thin and faded from innumerable bashings on stone ledges in the dhobi ghats, and made him feel vaguelyanbsp;...
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