She’s got a coterie of friends – one single woman, one ‘getting a divorce’ woman and a Gay couple, a mother who nags Aisha about her. 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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Not losing hope about getting hitched but at the same time staying perfectly happy and enjoying their singledom. Jun 14, Ellie rated it really liked it. We’re not here to grow and discover the secret depths in people with Aisha, we’re here to make fun of the world with her. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.
Alomst moves at interesting pace, and keeps one entertained – commendable for ny first book of an author. Dec 29, Nikhilesh rated it did not like it. Somewhere a clock is ticking, though as far as Aisha is concerned, it can be cheerfully drowned out by laughter over a champagne brunch.
Return to Book Page. Thus she waits for that perfect man …. The book provided me no funmany be laugh in some parts. One can almost she her struggling with the shackles of being an Indian girl as she tries to assert her independence.
Mar 22, Sonia rated it it was ok Shelves: Trivia About Almost Single. Amour becomes a career, a vocation.
To ask other readers questions about Almost Singleplease sign up. Almost Single is singularly awful: It had become very predictable towards the second half, losing its entertainment value. There were, however, two points that I really didn’t like – always considering that it was only a chic-flic: But this instead was about a single urban woman who seems to be desperately in search of a man who can validate her existence in the society, which is clearly understandable though she screams hard throughout the novel how independent and confident she is.
The Best Books of Jun 29, Elysal rated it did not like it. Mar 13, Shalini M rated it liked it Shelves: Dec 25, Naughty Kitty rated it it was ok. Did any other work inspire you to write your book?
What inspired you to write Almost Single and when did you decide to really sit yourself down and start on it? LitFlash The eBooks you want at the lowest prices. Towards the end of the book, Aisha says: Apr 09, Borntobepurple rated it did not like it. Lists with This Book. The other character “misha” is in search of an “NRI” husband who can get her some value in the society and does everything she can to get one.
But one day at her hotel, in walks Karan Verma, a sexy investment banker from the Big Apple. The Indian Bridget Jones, only wittier and funnier! It exactly defines the situation women today singoe in.
Bridget Jones is a good story, but Almost Single is better advaut a lot of ways. Mar 28, Resham Tharani rated it it was ok. Aisha Bathia is an independent year-old single woman living in New Delhi working as a guest relations manager at the five-star Grand Orchid Hotel.
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. There’s some wit in here.
Book Review of Almost Single by Advaita Kala
Also, I am still confused about the title. Jan 23, Readingmakesmecalm rated it liked it. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Then it, kind of, became predictable and boring.