A Son of the CircusBook - 1994
"Usually, the dwarfs kept bringing him back--back to the circus and back to India." - Opening lines of John Irving's A Son of the Circus.
Born a Parsi in Bombay, sent to university and medical school in Vienna, Dr. Farrokh Daruwalla is a Canadian citizen--a fifty-nine-year-old orthopedic surgeon, living in Toronto. Once, twenty years ago, Dr. Daruwalla was the examining physician of two murder victims in Goa. Now, two decades later, the doctor will be reacquainted with the murderer...