Richa Lakhera, a prize-winning journalist, publishes a new book: CONTAMINATION

Contamination is a Supernatural-Combat, Fantasy-Adventure fiction book . The book is a spine-chilling journey into the realm of the supernatural and horror .

Richa Lakhera, a best-selling author from Mumbai, India (Maharashtra), has published her latest Supernatural-Combat, Fantasy-Adventure fiction book titled CONTAMINATION on September 23 (GPRC).The book, published by Om Books International, one of India's largest English-language trade publishers, is a spine-chilling journey into the realm of the supernatural and horror.Richa is an award-winning TV producer who has worked for over a decade as Deputy Editor & Senior Correspondent at 24x7 and India.Richa Lakhera is no stranger to fiction writing, this is her sixth book, and has published numerous bestsellers, including HUNGRY GODS, ITEM GIRL, and GARBAGE BEAT.

Manoj Bajpayee, one of India's most recognizable actors with landmark films such as Satya, Gangs of Wasseypur, Aligarh, and finally the critically acclaimed series Family Man, was one of the first to read this book.The novel Contamination is brilliant, according to him.A stand Richa Lakhera writes vivaciously about the wicked.Farrukh Dhondy, a well-known British playwright & screenwriter of films including Mangal Pandey-The Rising, Kisna: The Warrior Poet, Red Mercury said, Supernature is India's Godmother.

It pits modern evil against ancient wisdom.The main protagonist Ambas journey is similar to mythologist Joseph Campbells monomyth: through ordeals & struggle, to finding allies & enemies, to searching for supernatural assistance, and finally reaching the threshold of resurrection & resolution.Ambas nights are beset by gruesome dreams that take her into parallel universes, making her a reluctant hero at first.She likes to be ordinary, but her talents, which she has always hid, are slowly being uncovered, and she is no longer able to separate her normal life from the high stakes of being her true self.

Any good vs. evil contest is only as bad as the villain, and Colonel Rosie Madbull, a psychopathic jailer, is as evil as they come.Amba is about to fulfil a lot of a prophecy when fleeing Madbulls' terrifying prison.She is compelled to unleash the enthralling Furies and their phantasmic-Astras in an epic battle.Amba will reach the very edge of being human by hunting with them.

Her writing is influenced by her work as a writer, and her books include a variety of cultural sub-sets in many genres, from crime thrillers, revenge stories, and supernatural stories geared towards young adult coming-of-age stories.Four of her English novels have been adapted in Hindi, and her titles have been chosen for film adaptation and OTT too.Rupa Publishers and Harper Collins have published six of her previous bestsellers.GARBAGE BEAT is a satire on the Indian television industry and was written by Bollywood heart throb Kareena Kapoor.

Readers were taken to the underbelly of the film industry, corporations, and power centers in this BestSeller.Richas' work has received accolades from Film Director Hansal Mehta and the legendary actor, Late Irrfan Khan, as well.Richa was the recipient of the Indian Council for Nations Relations' Excellence in Entertainment Journalism Award 2016 and the recipient of the Womennovator Awards 2021.She is a passionate artist and the author of-Bombay Corals, which she showcases on her website.