My name is Aisha Bhatia, I am twenty-nine years old and single. I work as a Guest Relations Manager at the Grand Orchid Hotel. I dine at luxury hotels and stay. In this amusing though flawed novel, Kala introduces the Bridget Jones of India. Aisha Bathia is an independent year-old single woman living in New Delhi. : Almost Single eBook: Advaita Kala: Kindle Store.

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It still showed some spark in pockets until I came to the last two capters of the book.

If you did not, share it with us in the comments below. Read more Read less. I imagine it was a good read in the original language, but it was a waste of my time. This book represents eight of my hard-earned dollars flushed down the toilet. There is advaitq message for all the younger generation out there.

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But they are just happy that I went out there and did what I wanted to do and the book came into being, since getting published can be tough. The occasional glimpses of typical ‘Dilli ki ladki’ wisdom coupled with well timed hints of humour successfully earn a few brownie points for the book. Wearing modern clothes, smoking and drinking are not signs of modernity.


Humor was lame and the story quite predictable. Every month, possibly for half the month, I am out of town.

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Book Review | Almost Single by Advaita Kala

Feb 11, Akanksha rated it liked it. What kind of books do you like to read? Jan 23, Readingmakesmecalm rated it liked it. Don’t tell me you didn’t see this coming. Story doesn’t stay with slngle.

Want to Read Currently Reading Read. The genre consists of books written of women, by women and for women. Ka,a my personal experience, I have to disagree with all these exalting statements.

The protagonist, Aisha Bhatia is 29, single that’s a capital crime over here in South Asia belongs to a new breed of women who are trying to draw balance between their 5-star independent world of cosmopolitan life style and their orthodox society. In fact, sometimes I think there should be support groups like the AA out there for people like me.

When something bad happens to a character, they express kwla feelings about it, decide what to do next, and then get over it in less time than it takes other novels to describe the room a character walks into.

Written by Kiran Jhamb. Because of the rapid way in which the concepts of love and courtship are evolvingthe urban woman is facing a fight within herself — between the old values and new ways.


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In a city where old is meeting new, daughters are surprising mothers, and zdvaita 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. Think about things that would truly make you happy, and content with your self first and then with the kidn of life you have.

But about half a way, it gave exactly what I was expecting and more and I’m so glad I didn’t put it away. Chick lit does not deal with culturally suppressed women. Discover what to read next. Almos 02, Punit Sahani rated it really liked it. The protagonist, Aisha Bhatia is 29, single that’s a capital crime over here in South Asia belongs to a new breed of women who are trying to draw balance between their 5-star In the early chapters, I didn’t feel this to be a novel in an Indian setting, I felt the characters, basically everything, is too westernized.

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