“Mr. Alter has a rare narrative zest, a surging feeling for the physical world, a strongly individual grasp of character, and an agreeable bite of wit.”

– The New Yorker

Bird Watching

Death In Shambles

Feral Dreams

In the Jungles of the Night

The Rataban Betrayal

The Dalliance of Leopards

Neglected Lives

Silk and Steel

The Godchild


Aripan and Other Stories