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seems most beautiful And that beauty and freshness of the characters is well captured by most beautiful And that beauty and freshness of the characters is well captured by in Done With MenThe writing is crisp and tight and exudes an attitude that befits the lead lady and the setting where this story unfolds tight and exudes an attitude that befits the lead lady and the setting where this story unfolds am not surprised though having followed Shuchi s writing for some time now However considering this is her debut novella the finesse with which she has pulled it off is outstanding There is not one dull moment in the story and ou are sure to be smiling appreciatively when Bird Habitats in Britain you turn the last pageIn all a brilliant debut and a must read for all who love romance and all who love comedy and importantly all who love them both together Great work Shuchi A light read a bright and breezy romantic comedy by an Indian author who could well be in the running to be the next Marian Keyesou know who Marian Keyes is surely The ueen of rom com fiction and chick lit Who s Irish just like me The plot is simple enough Writer Kairavi Kay To Her Kay to her has foresworn men after a string of failed relationships An ill fated night on the town leaves her hospitalized however with a tattoo declaring Done With Men and considerable injury to her ego A handsome Goan doctor with a poetical name enters her life and intrigues her leading her a merry dance indeed Suddenly the hardened journo is wondering whether or not being Done With Men forever is a little prematureI loved the humour and the romance the will she or won t she intrigue and the Goan sunshine The writer has thoughtfully provided a list of Hindi terms at the back for those unfamiliar with the language so this is a book which can be enjoyed by anyone who reads in English even if they re not IndianShuchi Kalra is a witty and observant author who is already a well established blogger and editor She has a perfect voice for women s fiction with her dry humour and chatty writing style Full marks to this oneI received a review copy of this book in return for an honest review Off topic review Don t Shit On People Who Speak Up Against Rape Thank The Guitar Style of Jerry Reed you The first thing that attracted me to this novella was its title which really piued my interest The heroine Kay is fun and uirky and though she confesses not to have a dramatic flair her story turns out to be pretty dramatic nonetheless She loves to party hard has a string of disastrous ex boyfriends to boast of has a tendency to make mistakes that makesou go into face palm mode and want to die every time الإيضاح لمتن ايساغوجي في المنطق you are reminded of them slips up and practically falls on her bottom on a regular basis in her uest for love but doesn t truly give up I liked the fact that she doesn t go on moping about her pitiable love life and doesn t back off from taking a chance on love againeven if a bit of caution wouldn t have hurt However all the drunk craziness that she could pull off in one evening does speak of an extraordinary talent for screw upsThe main as well as the supporting characters were well written each having their own idiosyncratic personalities A cute and special addition was the Thought Bubble Just soou know the Thought Bubble is uite notorious formaking bad situations worse My only pet peeve is that the falling in love part seemed too swift to feel any genuine romance between the two charactersThe story filled with witty dialogues and melodramatic reactions to one over blown hilarious episode after another made for a uick comical fun filled read The occasional use of collouial words like arrey and Riders of the Sea yaar were the only things that even reminded me that this was the work of an Indian authorand a debut book on top of that because the writing style is uite analogous to the work of a seasoned chick lit writerThis novella deserves all of its 4 stars for all those LOL moments that nearly brought tears to my eyes and made me grasp for breath My thanks to the author for providing me with a copy of this story in exchange for an honest revie. Get an outrageous tattoo and fall off the hotel balcony She wakes up in the hospital to the tender ministrations of DrVivian D'Mellooung suave and handsome as hell Will Kay stick to her guns or will she fall for his ridiculously sexy charms And what's up with the mixed signals he's giving ou.
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Panied by her best friend Baani heads to GoaA disastrous night in Goa leads her straight to the Jewish Women Speak About Jewish Matters young and handsome doctor DrVivian D Mello and so she is faced with the confusion of whether or not to give love a chance againIt s a short book but filled with amazing characters and refreshing sense of humour My favourite First thing that struck me about this book was the title Done with Men It is brilliant and perfect Kairavi kay is a travel journalist who is down in the dumps thanks to her unfortunate choice of boyfriends After dumping her latest she heads out to Goa on an assignment meets her ex there and tries to experiment with her sexuality that ends in a accidentAt the hospital she meets the hot doctor Vivian to whom she is instantly attracted With her best friend Baani and her boyfriend Kapil giving her instant advice caution and the pesky thought bubble Kay spirals intoet another adventure of LoveI Loved The Easy Lucid Style Of Suchi S Language loved the easy lucid style of Suchi s language reminded me of one of my favourite authors Sophie Kinsella Done with Men has the same tempo easy descriptions and fantastic humour that characterizes Shopoholic series and other books written by SophieA special mention must be made about the inconvenient truths that the thought bubble comes up with Very very funny and originalPlus Points Humorous breezy style of writing Very funny moments plots and light romanceMinus Points Felt that there was scope for a bigger novel here Kay seems to fall in love lust with Vivian uite rapidly though she is supposedly recovering from "Her Break Up There Is "break up There is scope here for funny escapades twists and turns and disasters Would love it if Suchi can consider writing a series of these novels It would be most welcomeVerdict Perfect weekend read You could also pick it up after Friends Forever: Everything Changes (Friends Forever) you had a blazing row withour husband Might bring the man to heel faster than The TV Writer's Workbook: A Creative Approach To Television Scripts you thought A must read First things first I don t read romances or chick lit and I picked up this book purely out of curiosity blame the title The book got me interested from the very first page and I finished reading it in a single sitting during my office commute Some of the scenes had me laughing out loud which is uite embarrassing whenou are using public transport in London but I am not complaining The language too is of a much better uality that what we generally find in popular books written by NV Level 3 Health and Social Care young Indian authors nowadays I say do read this book it will definitely bring a smile toour face Indireads has indeed metamorphosed into a garden of diverse hues shades and fragrances in full bloom Every flower or book in this garden is uniue in its own way and adds its own singular beauty to the grand milieu that Indireads is I say this not just as an author with the brand myself but also as an ardent romance fan and lover or all things desi Every single book in Indireads gives Writing in the Dust: After September 11 you a new and fresh perspective on romance There s romance between an aged couple romance blossoming after a tortured life romance with twin brothersou name it and Engine Performance Diagnostics you find it on Indireads And the latest and a sparkling addition to this bouuet of romance is Done With Men by Shuchi Singh KalraThe story revolves around Kay and her adventures in the romance land It is the coming of age story of this modern impulsive bold and gorgeous girl who goes through a lot of experimenting with love and men before finally finding the man of her life She is supported throughout by Baani her BFF and a person who believes in a steady relationship uite contrary to Kay s life Just when Kay thinks she s had it with men she falls headlong into another affair Whether this will be the affair of her life or just another trial and error experiment is what the reader will discover as he turns the pagesDone With Men has all the elements of a perfect Rom Com Most of the pages haveou in splits especially when Kay does us the honor of thinking out loud The romance is breezy with no unwanted drama or weepy whiny scenes The story captures the pulse of the oung. G to get away from her miserable love life and vowing to stay clear of the male species Goa however has a host of surprises in store for her Ricky her pesky ex boyfriend is busy painting the town red with his hot new girlfriend Now what is poor Kay to do other than overdose on vodka smoke pot. ,
Done with men is any woman actually done with men How can women be totally done with love romance and the oh so essential driving force of the whole world concept of being in love This book tells ou exactly about that A travel editor for a magazine gets a chance to do a special travelogue on Goa the land of parties booze and casual flings Fresh from a series of breakups that do nothing to help her psyched mental state Kairavi Krishna a tamilian Erebus yesou read it right lands in the magic land of Goa The story from there is fairly simple She meets her ex in a resort cooing with someone else decides to take revenge on him with a drunken one night stand and finds herself in the hospital the next morning There she meets a Greek Adonis doctor who seems cold aloof and distant The major part of the story lies in the lead falling for her doctor and whether or not he reciprocates The whole book can be told as a one liner But the talent of the writer lies in prolonging the story to an interesting respectable 150 pages Yes it is a short read Yes RTA - CIP B702.6 - Renault Clio III, phase 1 de 09/05 a 03/08 you know somehow that it is all going to end well Yes the stories even the characters are predictable repetitive and of course typecast But hey Too much starch never made a cloth wearable This is the comfortable sweaters and track pants compared toour stiff office suits You know that somehow in this book all the characters ever mentioned will get a screen space in the story From the person of the ONS to the nurse who cures Ms Krishna The plot is simple straightforward and predictable But the author has written it in such a relatable first person narrative that ou don t want to put the book down Right from the clumsy heroine who suspects her perfect man always to want to put the book down Right from the clumsy heroine who suspects her perfect man always to rock solid BFF who stands by her no matter what the story has nothing new to offer It is a pleasant read though The characters are nowhere near spectacular and are plain and clear This is a perfect book to curl up with on a sunny day when ou re too tired to go out And if HERBALISM WORLD: This book includes: you have enough patience for a love story this is a onetime read to be read at a goWHAT I LIKED The story the way it has been written and the thoroughly decent plotlineWHAT COULD HAVE BEEN BETTER The stereotypical elements of the genre VERDICT Short mood lifting read Go for it whenou want to read something neither too heavy nor too light And definitely not when ou are done with men Done with men is a short and sweet novella bigger than a story but shorter than a novelKay is a successful writer but her love life was going nowhere with multiple breakupa and heart breaks she has decided that she won "t get involved with men any She gets an assignment to go to Goa which "get involved with men any She gets an assignment to go to Goa which thinks will help clear up her mind and refill her energy but fate had other plansShe meets an handsome doc in Goa and she gets signal that it also will end up like another heart break Will it Won t it do read the book to find out Dear Author You rocked This was my first book by the author Suchi Singh Kalra and I loved it thoroughly This was an easy breezy read of a wonderful and fun filled girl Kairavi and her love lifeAuthor has done a wonderful job with the alphabets Each character is beautifully developed especially Kairavi Title of this book is enough to arouse the interest in a reader Kairavi is a heart broken girl who visits Goa for his office work and eventually fall in love with Vivian a doctor and then resumes the roller coaster ride of events A must read for those who love to read chick lits This book will freshen up mind of a reader I surely come out with a big smile plastered on my face Done with Men by Shuchi Singh Kalra was an absolute delight to readThe protagonist of this story Kairavi KrishnaKay is a modern free thinking woman and is fed up of all the guys that she s been with including Mama s boys to over possessive losersShe s started losing faith in the idea of love and just wants a break from her pathetic love lifeWhen opportunity presents itself as a job assignment in Goa she takes it and accom. Travel journo Kairavi Krishna Kay has had it with men After a series of disasters losers philanderers leeches mama's boys and possessive psychos she is all too tempted to walk out on the prospect of ever finding love Accompanied by her best friend and flat mate Baani she sets off for Goa hopin.