Love in Crazy Times is a gripping tale of search for love and freedom, braving heart-breaks, evil bosses and family pressure.
The protagonist Amit is a daring middle class guy who chases both love and dream of starting his own business. He is faced with the hypocritical Indian society and the corrupt business class on his path. His victory is not easy and comes after a long trail of personal and professional setbacks.
The story also shows how India, after the economic liberalization, is offering immense opportunities as well as challenges to young people. Its also about the cultural gap between a small town and a metro, and how parents find it difficult to adjust in a fast changing nation.
The story, narrated in the first person by Amit, is set in Delhi from the period of 2005 to 2011. The story follows life of Amit, a small town boy armed with optimism and confidence, who comes to Delhi in search of a job. The story also narrates personal and professional struggles of his friends Suraj and Shantanu, who came to Delhi from Lucknow and Kolkata respectively.
Its a racy and pacey story that has elements of romance, humour, emotions, drama and a bit of social message.
KV Gautam’s opening volume ‘Love in Crazy Times’ is a fascinating romance of rummage around adore and autonomy, plucky misfortunes, iniquity persons in charge and kin demands and has a different sense of gazing at the silver screen, with the exception that the anecdote is so bona fide and beached one from the mind and one for the compassion.
With a fundamental moral fibre, Amit is a delegate of a big numeral of adolescent people who set out from a little township to a large conurbation in seek out for occupation, who also has had quite a few misfortunes in the times of yore and those are portrayed in squat recurrences.
The yarn, recounted in the first person by the central character of the tale Amit, an audacious bourgeoisie chap in look out for an occupation in Delhi is fortified with sanguinity and self-belief and looks for equally adore and trance of opening his individual trade.
The fairy-tale tags along his verve, where he is visaged with the duplicitous social order, the crooked industry ranks on his conduit, and is phizoged with a dictating person in charge and obscure lasses, whose conquest is not trouble-free and appear subsequent to an extensive shadow of delicate proficient stumbling blocks.
The anecdote also recounts individual and proficient resists of his associates Suraj and Shantanu, who come up to to Delhi from Lucknow and Kolkata and give you an idea about how India, after the trade and industry easing up, is tendering enormous prospects as well as confronting youthful folks and is regarding the edifying fissure involving a little township and a conurbation, and how close relatives discover it easier said than done to fiddle with in a rapidly shifting realm.
Although this volume is not an out and out anecdote, it has a lot of poignant flashes of saga and is pleasant owing to its amusement proportion with the finest elements being the witty and affectionate starry-eyed panorama with a blend of such saccharine acquaintance and astonishing sparkle in the account checked by a witty entwine the length of the system, with the author coming up with a libretto obsessed by practicality devoid of sarcasm that is so believably maudlin, it is more or less sufficient to spin that expression into extol, rather than the critical mine it has grown to be.
The IT cohort chaps would worship this tome for the down-to-earth delineation of place of work affairs of state with the finely portrayed slapstick vista which is a echo to our civilization which has so many out of the ordinary as well as not so nice stuff with the reserve depicting an assortment of facets of the community verve pretty preposterously which we can all recount to.
The mores knot sandwiched between a diminutive civic and a life-size metropolis is in addition expressed finely with the way of thinking of close relatives glowingly imprinted and has been triumphant in accenting the heartless temperament of superiors as well as concerns in a commercial profession.
The dispositions are well-sketched with the order being an inclusive pursuit marking the early life imitates what the juvenile folks are going in the course of with an exceedingly engaging description.
The volume is exquisite and a crystal-clear mass gratifying with a trouble-free inscription chic and no ornate lingo but just excellent mature romance with a splendid tender shrug a propos ostentatious passionate waves invoking up the woody enchantment of initial adore, eternal affection, vanished care and all the devotion in between which might finely bring back your conviction in the extraordinarily leeway of worship.
Overall the tome is a breezy swift fairy-tale that has rudiments of saga, wit, passion, excitement and a morsel of societal significance and is flourishing in stressing the assortment of concerns countenanced by the youth, which is extremely engaging and will under no circumstances allow your sense being jaded.
Title: Love in Crazy Times ♣ Author: KV Gautam ♣ ISBN: 9789350830949 ♣ Binding: Paperback ♣ Published: 2012 ♣ Publisher: Diamond Books ♣ Pages: 160 ♣ Language: English