A Far Horizon
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson, London 2001
Reissued by Marshall Cavendish, Singapore 2020.
The novel explores not only the events that led up to that incident but the lives of a town divided by race and culture and the prejudices that would soon, after the Battle of Plassey, grow unchecked in the era of Empire.
‘Chand tells the story in a direct and compelling manner. The prose sweeps forward, and she evokes the period beautifully…effortlessly…’
Telegraph 9th June 2001
‘….Chand writes impressively…’
The Times. 13th June 2001.
‘…gripping…Chand writes with vivid intensity. This rich and powerful novel is a wonderful historical epic and a poignant account of human suffering.’
The Good Book Guide 1st February 2003