Sake Dean Mahomed is the inspiration behind the character of Mina Scarletti’s doctor and good friend Dr Daniel Hamid. In Brighton in 1814 Mahomed opened the first commercial medicated vapour bath in England. He also offered a special Indian massage treatment, then known as ‘shampooing’. Read about Dr Hamid in the Mina Scarletti Mysteries. Book 3 is now available for pre-order at special introductory price of 99p.