There is nothing more terrifying than a human being that stalks and kills for the touch, taste, and empowerment of human flesh. There are cannibals, pedophilic killers, necrophiliacs and sadists who kill in unimaginable ways and violate the human body in every way possible and they walk among us like ordinary people.
Twisted takes us into the minds of some of the most demented, cruel and emotionless serial killers of India. These are men, women and even a child that killed repeatedly leaving entire communities and cities paralyzed in the grip of fear and compelled us to peek into the darkest recesses of our worst nightmares.
Written by a former Police Officer and a forensic criminologist this book is the first authentic analysis of the serial killer phenomenon in India. It explains how each was caught, including an analysis of psychological profiles, method of operation and their similarities to other serial killers in the world. This book is a must read for the thrill seekers and students of criminology alike and guarantees a slow chill that intensifies with each heart pounding page.
Novels Written by Shirish Thorat
‘A Ticket to Syria’ Book is based on true events. It also serves as a warning of the dangers of Love Jihad.
“In an inter-agency operation with lasted several months, ‘A ticket to Syria’ narrates the ISIS system of radicalisation, recruitment, training, and ideology. It also examines the reasons why people from all over the world prefer to wage Jihad against all possible perceived idolaters and non-believers of Salafist Islamic fundamentalism,”
The Scout traces the journey of David Headley, son of a Pakistani aristocrat and an American mother who easily straddled both the Islamic and the western worlds. It is a tale of deception and deceit, of audacity and ingenuity and a detailed account of a man who coldly and systematically conducted a series of reconnaissance missions that perfected the deadliest terrorist attack ever on Indian soil and left some of Mumbai’s signature destinations scarred forever
What People are Saying about book
Twisted – A profile of Indian Serial Killers
“Shirish Thorat’s writing reminds one of James Hardley Chase; incisive, racy and knowledgeable at the same time. This book based on real life events of an educated and wealthy Muslim family from Maldives lured into taking up the cause of jihad for IS toggles between places in Maldives, Syria, US and the middle east.
Lalitha Ravindran, First Forays Literary Agency, India