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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The book has no perspective to offer about urban working women. Jan 08, Namitha Varma rated it it was ok Shelves: By end of it just glaned through pages to read to end.
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And for that reason this book sorely disappointed. You may also like. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. The novel offers the idea that a better body, a better wardrobe, klaa better job, a better man are not yet out of reach.
Almost Single is the story of a 29 year old single woman in Delhi looking for a husband.
As an Indian woman, Aisha lives in a culture steeped in tradition. I would still recommend that you read this book because the book is a representation of the thinking patterns of today’s youth, their ideologoies.
Be a good Samaritan: Jan 28, Kannan Ranganathan rated it it was ok. I am a hotelier by profession and have worked and studied in India and abroad. Advantage ji convert her emotions n masti into story by commendable writing skills, i felt that, i isngle watching a movie, every line of the book is almkst intresting n lively, Everytime I’m finding something new, and sometimes I feels ke Kasht main bhi is book ka koi Character hota.
If you are not in a mood for serious reading, you can enjoy this book for the comical predicaments of its characters and witty humor it is interspersed with. Very possible situations, relatable characters and real This review first published on Oh Just Books. But if you’re looking for a look at xlmost Indian culture’s treatment of marriage, even Chetan Bhagat’s 2 States would be a better pick.
What kind of books do you like to read? I took this book up for reading rather hesitantly. Definitely a light sinngle but don’t expect too much in terms of story line. The book provided me no funmany be laugh in some parts.
Showing of 12 reviews. You have the girl who almoet think about anything except men and strategies to find a husband. I was so right.
From the Trade Paperback edition. Almost Single is singularly awful: In fact, sometimes I think there should be support groups like the AA out there for people like me.
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Terse, urban and bold After calling three countries and numerous cities home, she has finally dropped anchor at New Delhi. Advaita Kala may be best described as rebellious a result of the years spent at Welham’sconfused after four years of a liberal arts education at Berry College, Georgia, USA and multi-faceted addvaita held jobs that range from being a librarian to a Tepanyaki chef.
Dec 25, Naughty Kitty rated it it was sjngle. P The book clearly depicts the dilemma of 29 year olds who are yet to get hitched.