For its British population, the India that swelters in the late spring of 1857 is a place of amateur theatricals, horseracing and flirtations under the aegis of the omnipotent East India company. But a brutal awakening lies in store for the complacent British: one May night, after thirty years of abuse, the East India Company's native soldiers rise up against their British officers. Thus begins the most savage episode in our imperial history. Caught up in the violence is pretty Sophie Hardcastle, a young wife and mother ...

The Mutiny 2008, Abacus (UK), London, England

ISBN-13: 9780349119328

Trade paperback

The Mutiny 2007, Little Brown and Company, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780316731133