Life in a metropolis has its own share of ups and downs. Someone can be the happiest one moment, and the saddest another, and some can be completely free this minute, and utterly miserable in another. While relations are intertwined with daily lives, and lifestyles get entangled with relations, every second of every hour has a story behind it. And what could be a better way to learn about various stories other than by reading urban life books. So pick up a book that you can relate to, and enlighten yourself.
Popular authors who pen urban life books
There are several authors who pen down the struggles and the happy times of living in an urban space. And to give you a heads-up, here are a couple of authors along with their famous books to get you started reading.
The 3 Mistakes of My Life by Chetan Bhagat – Revolving around the lives of three friends Govind, Omi and Ishan, this book delves deeper into their struggles of fitting in the society, and finding success and love along the journey. A light read with its share of drama and fun, this book reflects the constant struggles young adults have to deal with in a city life.
The Bankster by Ravi Subramanian – Revealing the ghory and inhumane side of banking sector, this crime novel delves into the heart-wrenching treacheries, murders and discoveries to find out the sole truth that can alter the foundation of the country. Set in the backdrop of urban life, this book is worth the read.
Starry Nights by Shobha De - Known for her bold and realistic writing, Shobha De reflects the ugly side of urban life through this book. Exposing the world of Bombay cinema through the life of actresses and their tryst with the high-profile celebrities, insecurity, depression and the viciousness of the world, this book will grip your attention till the end.
Can Love Happen Twice? by Ravinder Singh – The journey of Manpreet, Amardeep, Happy and Ravin and their individual struggles with love and life are portrayed through instances that are quite relatable. This gives you enough reason to read this one.
Buying urban life books online
Make your weekends worth the time by buying a couple of urban life books, and binge read them. Just choose a few that catch your attention, and place an order for the same. Add them to your bookshelf, and let stories rule your life.