Summary of the Book
Madhav is a Bihari boy with big dreams who falls in love with the beautiful Riya, a rich lass from Delhi. There are some fundamental differences between the two. Madhavâ€™s English isnâ€™t all that great, but Riya speaks the best English. Madhav wants Riya to be his girlfriend but Riya disagrees. She wants them to be just friends but he definitely wants more. Riya finally comes up with a suggestion, a compromise â€“ she agrees to become his half-girlfriend! Chetan Bhagat presents a simple and beautiful love story that will move you with all the nuances of a modern-day relationship. It also inspires you to realize your individual dreams.
About Chetan Bhagat
Chetan Bhagat is a famous contemporary Indian writer, speaker, columnist and novelist. He was born in New Delhi in 1974. Considered one of India's most popular writers of fiction, Chetan Bhagat is an alumnus of the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi and the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad. Before becoming a fulltime writer, Chetan worked as an investment banker for a few years. The New York Times
called him â€˜the biggest selling English language novelist in Indiaâ€™s historyâ€™. Some of Chetan'sÂ other notable works are Five Point Someone, One Night at the Call Centre, 2 States, The 3 Mistakes of My Life,Â
and Revolution 2020
. Three of his books have been adapted into Bollywood movies, two of which went on to become massive hit movies: 3 Idiots
and Kai Po Che!