Sudhir Kakar’s The Kipling File centres around Rudyard Kipling’s time working at the Civil and Military Gazette in Lahore, in British India. Picture: Alamy

Rudyard Kipling’s sadism and squalid sexual urges writ large in Sudhir Kakar’s novel of historic fiction

The Kipling File is a well-researched, elegant and highly readable fictional account of the young writer’s life in colonial India

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Sudhir Kakar’s The Kipling File centres around Rudyard Kipling’s time working at the Civil and Military Gazette in Lahore, in British India. Picture: Alamy
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