The story is about Sea, a banker in the city of London, and his desire to have a daughter who would call him "mon papa cheri". When all natural efforts fail, he and his wife , Gina, take their close friend's advice and visit India, where in the a renowned temple, Pundit runs a business behind a facade of devtas, dasees and bhagats.
God rewards them with a beautiful daughter, Sophie but who fathered her? Was it Pundit, Harry the driver, or one of the many devtas in the temple. Other characters include Sherou, an Anglo-Indian who makes his living by whatever it takes; sharp razor brain secretary Judy who believes bankers can easily afford two women; and an extremely ambitious Mariena who has her eyes set on 10 Downing Street...
It is an extremely interesting book. There is a little descriptive sex. After all one cannot try to conceive a child with out going into some detail.