Chi ama i libri sceglie Kobo e inMondadori. Perhaps I would liken it most to what we call a 'masala' movie: Mar 28, Resham Tharani rated it it was ok. I have, however, been in Delhi for nearly two years now, which is a record of sorts for the recent past. Originally published in India, much of the book was lost in translation or more accurately, not translated at all.
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She enjoys music, sailing, reading and is devoted to her St. The chemistry between the main couple was non existent.
The author seems to treat feelings and ssingle with so little weight, they lose all impact. How to write a great review Do Say what you liked best and least Describe the author's style Explain the rating you gave Don't Use rude and profane language Include any personal information Mention spoilers or the book's price Recap the plot.
The Pearl that Broke Its Shell. They try all the tricks of the trade to hunt for their prey, starting from online shopping for spouse on desivivah. There are so many quips per page that even though only around a third of them were even slightly funny, that was enough to pull me along. Wickedly irreverent and laugh-aloud funny, Almost Single is a delightful romp through the five-star world of champagne brunches, gay soirees, and the dilemmas of hip, young girls on skngle lookout for love and matrimony.
I am only on the second chapter and reached that months ago. Forget getting hooked, yet to get their hands on their gold-diggers. I have a kid sister who is a lawyer from the London School of Economics; I live at home with my parents and a St Bernard.
Bridget Jones has her diary, Carrie Bradshaw has her newspaper column, but what does Aisha Bhatia have?
Almost Single is singularly awful: Aisha is a great protagonist and shines through. I'd have enjoyed this more when I was one of the almosf crowds myself.
Not bad for time pass reading We'll publish them on our site once sibgle reviewed them. The urban woman picturisation is ofcourse a cliche.
Almost Single by Advaita Kala
I also read lots of biographies, I am a bit of a history enthusiast. Open Preview See a Problem? Savvy, sexy, and unforgettable, Almost Single tackles the loving, exasperating tug-of-war between mothers and daughters, traditional customs and contemporary romance--and what happens when a modern Indian woman is caught in the middle.
In a city where old is meeting new, daughters are surprising mothers, and love is breaking all the rules, this heartfelt and wickedly funny cross-cultural debut novel introduces a smart, irreverent young woman searching for independence and matrimony in a culture bound by tradition.
Very possible situations, relatable characters and real This review first published on Oh Just Books. I felt the book dragged its feet so to speak I took this book up for reading rather hesitantly. I know this is a fun happy-end kind of book but again, a little more story would have been good here. With her two best friends, Misha and Anushka recently divorced from her cheating husbandBathia searches for love, trying everything from online dating to fasting during Karva Chauth, the traditional Hindu festival for married women.
I tolerate my job, hate my boss, and bond big-time with my friends, while routinely suffering from umbilical cord whiplash. May 26, Utkarsh Bansal rated it it was ok Recommends it for: Think about things that would truly make you happy, and content with your self first and then with the kidn of life you have.
The other character "misha" is in search of an "NRI" husband who can get her some singoe in the society and does everything she can to get one. Can Love Happen Twice? I have, however, been in Delhi for nearly two years now, which is a record of sorts for the recent past.
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There really is quite a bit of fun to be had in here. I dine at luxury hotels and stay in five-stars during my travels; I can name old and new world wines with great elan, and can tell my cheeses apart. Savvy, sexy, and unforgettable, Almost Single tackles the loving, exasperating tug-of-war between mothers and daughters, traditional customs and contemporary romance—and what happens when a modern Indian woman is caught in the middle. Chick with substance-that's how I like it.
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