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Byomkesh Bakshi Stories

Narrated by: Sumit Kaul
Length: 6 hrs and 26 mins
4.5 out of 5 stars (12 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

Detective fiction has never lacked devoted fans. The undying popularity of Sherlock Holmes and Hercule Poirot vouch for that fact. In the early thirties, a detective by the name of Byomkesh Bakshi made an unobtrusive entry into the world of Bengali fiction. He preferred calling himself a satyanneshi, a seeker of truth, and within days was a household name, courtesy his cerebral skills and the exciting situations he found himself in. In the tradition of Doyle and Christie, Byomkesh is accompanied on his adventures by his friend, Ajit, slightly obtuse and the perfect foil to him.

©2003 Prabir Chakraborty and Monimala Dhar (P)2018 Audible, Inc.

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didn't like the narration esp. for Byomkesh. Looked like the narrator was trying too hard. There were audio glitches as well. stories are all 5 star.

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Nice book to start with

This was the first book from audible. Narration and story telling was good. Good to listen during commute when reading is hampered by vertigo effect.

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Awesome

All time favourite detective stories. Great experience to go through a audio series. Revived childhood memories of watching the serials in Doordarshan

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things are quite predictable

you always know what is going to unfold...however narration is superb..
short stories are always fun to listent to
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  • Ms Peach
  • 09-11-18

Great stories

Wonderful stories! The narrator is GREAT. If you listen closely all the clues are there.

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