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. About Almost Single. In a city where old is meeting new, daughters are surprising mothers, and love is breaking all the rules, this heartfelt and wickedly funny. The questions and discussion topics that follow are intended to enhance your reading of Advaita Kala’s Almost Single. We hope they will enrich your experience.
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Learn More About Almost Single print. The novel is for a niche audience — the urbane urban ones who constitute the Multiplex audience. Mar 31, Samir Dhond rated it almlst it. Mar 21, Harshita Bhatt rated it it was amazing.
And if you play a drinking game where you take a shot every time Ric says “darling”, you might get just tipsy enough to enjoy the book. Aug 18, payal deb rated it axvaita was amazing. Please try again later. A ten on ten in the humour department Phew! LitFlash The eBooks you want at the lowest prices. Chick with substance-that’s how I like it.
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More accurately, it’s a novel that has one joke about how absurd all of this is and expects it to be funny for pages. What kind of books do you like to read?
Return to Book Page. With a plethora of disappointing chick lit novels out there, Kala achieves what many cannot—she makes her readers laugh aloud. If you liked this review, please share it with others. Tell-A-Tale gets a small share of the purchases you make from the affiliate link, helping us bring you the stories you love to read.
As it goes by, though, we come alomst see that the protagonist is one as well. We are experiencing technical difficulties.
Almost Single by Advaita Kala
Or does she even want to be rescued? Almost Single is singularly awful: Some conversations were entirely in Hindi I think and not translated.
Open Preview See a Problem? I felt the book dragged its feet so to jala I took this book up for reading rather hesitantly.
An easy breezy read of light entertainment. 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. From the Trade Paperback edition. The best parts are the emotional and societal events in a 29 year old single, surviving alone, pressured with a high profile, higher expectant job title, with a f This book is a complete hilarious with loads of fun factor.
Humor was lame and the story quite predictable.
There were several cultural references, which were not given supporting details to help a No Originally published in India, much of the book was lost in translation or more accurately, not translated at all. Almost Single is the story of a 29 year old single woman in Delhi looking for a husband.
The one cultural part that was thoroughly explained was the highlight of the book. Almost Single Amazon Paperback: What do you think of the relationship that Aisha and Karan share? In what ways does it differ? Books by Advaita Kala.
I have great friends and family, and their support has been tremendous. Almost Single, a good morale booster initially for ‘almost single’ chicks, u get the drift? For one, I am not sure how to characterize this book. The characterization lacked depth and was bearable only to a certain extent.
Book Review | Almost Single by Advaita Kala
Preview — Almost Single by Advaita Kala. I Don’t have an Account? In this amusing though flawed novel, Kala introduces the Bridget Jones of India.
To ask other readers questions about Almost Singleplease sign up. The liberated ones who use their married as well as maiden surname with a hyphen sound to Aisha like a firm of chartered accountants. Dec 21, Aanchal rated it it was ok. I felt the book dragged its feet so to speak from the time Gucci Mamma appears on the scene.
Enjoyed the first half of the book very much. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. It is funny in bits and parts. They are perceived as a group of hungry piranhas waiting to sink their teeth into any man. The chemistry between the main couple was non existent. Look at this book a little differently.