‘10 books you must read to escape the everyday mundane of life’ – India Today
“The vivid description makes you walk in step with her as she navigates through the nuances of the Indian marriage system……The gripping story keeps you hooked as you traverse the twists…”
Top 10 Fiction Books Of The Month | May [Editor’s Choice] – Delhi Wire
Mandira is the simple, girl next door aspiring to be independent and successful while balancing it with the norms of life laid down for women in her society. The firstborn in an educated family, a virtuous role model for her siblings and cousins with a record of academic excellence, her parents want nothing but the best for her. Their search for an ideal life for her is fulfilled with the perfect proposal from the NRI groom. A highly educated and accomplished family, a successful and brilliant life partner, and making a life together in a country of opportunities is more than what she aspired for.
But the sparkle soon fizzles out with a spate of unfortunate, unwanted discoveries and situations.
- Will she try to blend into the circumstances, taking shape and colour as others want her to?
- Will she accept the sweet, sour and sometimes sharp experiences as fate, or will she make her own choices to create a flavour of life learning from these experiences?