Three people. Simon, the out- of- form scribe, enraged by the betrayal of a loved one, Samyukta, the altruist who has to make a life changing decision, and Satta, the mysterious 'seventh' man who has a past. As their stories seemingly run in parallel, their lives touch one another in more ways than one.
“After the game, the king and the pawn go into the same box”
A story that spans three cities and that which unravels love, greed, power and ambition, the spillages of the a larger game - with a conglomerate and a political party, all on the run- these three characters unwittingly become a part of. Who is the mastermind? Who are the pawns?
Will Simon, Samyukta and Satta surmount their inner demons and come face-to-face with each other? The Book of Pawns travels through characters, their loves, in time and events back and forth, to give you the right twists, in a thriller-like narrative that is not short of intrigue.