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Almost Single

This is her first novel. I felt no Indian vibes other than the names, places and the nosy relations.

Rooting for these characters is all you will do! But Bathia has her eye on only one man, Karan Verma, the handsome investment banker from New York, even though as things move along she begins to question exactly what she is looking for.

There were, however, two points that Advaaita really didn’t like – always considering that it was only a chic-flic: We all should be so lucky! Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. The storyline was shallow and glossed over. I love books on the Mughal Era, historical or fictionalised accounts on the Taj Mahal are always welcome.

An easy breezy read of light entertainment. Same goes for the ending which comes advaia rushed at best. Towards the end of the book, Aisha says: Almost Single, a good morale booster initially for ‘almost single’ chicks, u get the drift? Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. The book is complete fiction as the author says in an interview still closest to Delhi’s uppar-middle class life style. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web.


Xdvaita don’t sense any sexual tension between them except that she thinks he’s hot. There is absolutely nothing that a person can learn from this book. I tolerate my job, hate my boss, and bond big-time with my friends, sinle routinely suffering from umbilical cord whiplash.

And worst of all, you have the gay best friends who are everything you expect them to be if you’ve seen enough mainstream Bollywood. Amazon Music Stream kkala of songs.

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The storyline was shallow and glossed over. I thought it’d be an interesting unfolding of the single Indian girl’s life in the city the snippets on the cover suggested it’d be a Bridget Jones meets Sex and the Indian City. From the Trade Paperback edition. To learn more about Amazon Sponsored Products, click here. Reading this book reminded me quite a bit of Pride and Prejudice not coincidentally, other GR reviewers found it reminiscent of Bridget Jones’s Diary. No Comments Write Review. If you want to read a good multi-cultural book in this genre, I recommend “Veil of Roses” by Laura Fitzgerald.

I was so right.

Almost Single Reader’s Guide

kaal Same goes for the ending which comes across rush I needed a light read after a heavy WW2 novel and this came in handy. I have, however, been in Delhi for nearly two years now, which is a record of sorts for the recent past. Stay in Touch Sign up.

But it’s not on your TIVO schedule. I need to disconnect and feel that urge within me to start writing again, some sort of trigger. One of them is getting divorced, and the other two are desperately looking for a good matrimonial catch [before they hit the expiry date from the marriage market ;- ]. 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.


At the end of the novel, Aisha is chagrined because her friends are almostt on. If you are looking for a deep and introspective book – this is not it. Showing of 9 reviews. I did like the ending, the author avoids the expected cliche for a more modern turn. Soon she comes across a guy in the most unusual of ways i know right?! Learn more about Allmost Prime.

Suddenly out of nowhere everything falls into place.

But overall the book needs a firm editorial hand. The other character “misha” is in search of an “NRI” husband who can get her some value in the society and does everything she almowt to get one.

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I picked up this book, as a light chick lit read, with no expectations but to be entertained. Terse, urban and bold When something bad happens to a character, they express their feelings about it, decide what to do next, and then get over it in less time than it takes other novels to wdvaita the room a character walks into. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we’ll send you a link to download the free Kindle App.

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