DEEPTI KAPOOR grew up in northern India and formerly worked as a journalist in New Delhi. Her debut novel, A Bad Character was shortlisted for the 2015 Prix Medicis literary award. Her latest novel Age of Vice is a tale of gangsters, forbidden love, greed and the consequences of corruption. As AKINA HANSEN writes, it’s a compelling crime novel that looks at injustice and inequality.
As a child, Deepti Kapoor spent her summers visiting her grandmother in Firozabad, a city just an …