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The Shadow Runner - cover

The Shadow Runner

Vishal Bahukhandi

Publisher: Bloomsbury India

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Veer has always been the butt of all jokes as the fat kid in the neighbourhood. His lack of self-esteem isn't increasing his chances with the woman of his dreams, Prerna, either. When he joins the military academy, he meets Govind, who is everything Veer could only dream of becoming. While Govind is driven by a desire for vengeance, a paltry heartbreak is all that's steering Veer. And when Veer finds himself at the lowest echelon of the academy, Govind comes to his rescue. But all victories demand a price. Will Veer let that guilt haunt him for the rest of his life or will he rise to redeem himself? Will he betray his own dreams to fulfill Govind's ambition? A marvellous blend of romance and redemption, humour and irony, this is the story of a man's epic transformation from ordinary to something incredible.

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