Love Like That & Other Stories (English, Paperback, various)
Love Like That And Other Stories is a collection of short stories penned by bestselling authors. The stories are set in locations as diverse as buses, trains and classrooms, and explore the trials and tribulations of young love.
Summary Of The Book
Love Like That And Other Stories is an anthology of stories featuring the experiences and emotions of young lovers penned by well known authors like Sheba Karim, Jerry Pinto, Milan Vohra and Ira Trivedi.
Sheba Karim’s protagonist Anjum in her story Love Like That, finds her love who expresses his feelings through beautiful poetry. The story by Rupa Gulab proves that opposites do attract. In her story, Anjali and Ashish are always at loggerheads with each other. Ashish is the classroom nerd whereas Anjali is a rebel. When they are forced to don the characters of Romeo and Juliet for a play, they forge a surprising bond that puts an end to their never ending bickering.
Shayari meets Matus on a train journey from Brussels to Paris. Will he be her co-traveller on the journey of life too? Milan Vohra’s Sandwich Soulmates talks about Prithvi and Mahira, who over a sandwich learn that they have a lot in common including a passion for soul music. Jerry Pinto tells the story of Shanaya and Rishab who keep their romance alive in spite of the constant intrusion by Rishab’s parents and siblings.
About The Authors
Jerry Pinto is a writer and journalist from India.
His has written many books such as Surviving Women, Helen: The Life And Times Of An H-Bomb, and Em And The Big Hoom.
Born in 1966, he grew up in Mumbai where he graduated in Liberal Arts from Elphinstone College, and also earned a law degree from Government Law College, Mumbai. He has worked as a freelance journalist in the past.
Sheba Karim is an author of Indian origin based in America.
She is also the author of Skunk Girl.
She primarily writes fictional novels and short stories for young adults and adults.
Sheba Karim was born in Catskill, NY, and is a graduate of New York University School of Law. Two short stories of hers were nominated for a Pushcart Prize. Her literary works have been published in magazines and journals like South Asian Review, Time Out Delhi and Kartika Review.
Milan Vohra is the author of the first Indian Mills and Boon novel, The Love Asana.
She is also well known for her book Tick-tock We’re 30 and her short stories have featured in Vanilla Desires - A collection of short stories.
Her urban upbringing and happy sense of humour reflects greatly in her writing style. After winning a Harlequin contest, she catapulted to fame by becoming India’s first Mills and Boon author. Vohra currently lives in Bangalore, India with her husband and two children.
Ira Trivedi is a bestselling author and a certified Yoga teacher.
A few of her other works are The Great Indian Love Story and There is No Love on Wall Street.
She is the holder of an MBA from Columbia Business School. Apart from writing, she regularly speaks to students on subjects of motivation and inspiration. She currently resides with her family in New Delhi, India.
A book for keeps
Very sweet book
Definitely Worth a Read.
Fun and not too mushy
Simple, Refreshing and Beautiful