The Mountain Shadow: (Shantaram 2) (English), available on Snapdeal is the second part to Shantaram, capable of taking on the reins as a standalone classic. Ideally recognized as an epic thriller filled with loads of passion and faith, this book is lively in its narration. Originally published in October 2015, this book was co-authored by Roberts and Gregory David as a love story infused with humour and crime.
With different rules deciding the fabric of underworld operations, this book on literature and fiction has Lin, Karla and many other characters. The Mountain Shadow: (Shantaram 2) (English) progresses with Lin’s quest for love which finally helps him shake hands with a dangerous truth when he sets out to rescue a distressed friend. Lin already in a relationship with his lover chooses to leave his paradise in order to fulfil his obligation towards his friend to eventually run into eight men who then dictate the flow of the story. All these characters together narrate compelling stories about themselves within the backdrop of love, friendship and the bitter truth.
Depicting the fast paced life of Mumbai while contrasting it with how Mumbai was in the late eighties, the story progresses with a number of visible changes the Bombay mafia gang experienced, both in its nature and functioning.