Shahzad Rizvi

Biography

Shahzad Rizvi was born and raised in a princely state in India. He now lives and works in the Washington area with his family. He enjoys travel, reading, and learning languages, but his greatest passion is storytelling.

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Books

Khyber Pass
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,110. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Karen Donohue is keeping a dangerous secret. Her first love, a Soviet diplomat's son, has resurfaced after many years and moved in with her. But now he calls himself by a new name, "John," and she has a top-level job, at the President's right hand. What does John want from her now--her love, or access to the nation's highest secrets? The balance of global power is at stake...
Arsalan: His American Journey
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,050. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Arsalan, a Pakistani student in the 1960's, wants nothing more than to be an American. As he realizes his dream and climbs to the top of the US foreign policy establishment, he attracts the attention of two beautiful Soviet agents, determined to pry secrets from him by any means necessary. An FBI agent is equally determined to root out Soviet infiltration and turn the tables on the gorgeous spies.
Murder in the Dorm
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,260. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
When a Mafia princess is found dead in her dorm room, her roommate Sabby, the daughter of Pakistani immigrants, is accused of murder. Both girls were in love with the same handsome student, and Sabby is an expert in poisons. As the story moves from Pakistan to Sicily to Hollywood, international vendettas, double-crosses, and surprises abound, involving even the President and the FBI Director.
Dinner with the Dead: A Ghost Story
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,810. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Sami Ullah, an Indian executive, feels mysteriously drawn to the ruined mansion. His move to Purfiza plunges him into a complex political mess outside his doors, and a bewitching romance within. A shape-shifting ghost claims him as her own lost love, drawing him inexorably into a drama of greed, passion, betrayal, and violence that has been waiting for him for more than 150 years.
Scattered Petals: Selected Poems 1986-2011
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,270. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
A Journey in poetry, beginning with the search for love; encompassing false starts, doubts, infidelity, and dreams; and culminating in true love found.
The Boy Who Flew and Other Tales of India for Children
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,600. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Vivid tales of enchantment set in India. Can a cobra be a sorceress? What would it be like to fly, exhilarating or terrifying? Talking animals, transformations, maharajahs, and palaces. Illustrated with beautiful watercolors by Laurie McLaughlin Ward.
The Last Resident: The Love Story of a British Official and an Indian Princess
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,720. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2010. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
British diplomat Nigel loves India and Muslim culture, but not his spoiled wife Pamela. He falls in love with the married Muslim princess of the state where he serves. When Pamela is murdered, Nigel has an obvious motive, but did he do it? His only hope for exoneration lies with the state's Jewish prime minister who is in prison for treason. Surprising twists in a love story of India and empire.