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  1. 1. A Book Review On • By Chetan Bhagat
  2. 2. DiscriptionAuthor : Chetan BhagatGenre(s) : FictionPublisher : Rupa and CoPublication date : 8 October 2009Pages : 269Price : Rs 95
  3. 3. Chetan BhagatBorn on 22nd April 1974Brought up in New Delhi in a punjabi familyStudied in IIT and IIMCame up with 4 best-sellers until now
  4. 4. Writing Styles and AchivementsSimple with Vivid Story TellingAll his Books have a numbers in his Title“The best selling English language novelist in India’s history”.He writes Op-ed Coloums for news papersHe quitted his banking career in 2009
  5. 5. What is 2 States about?It’s a story of inter-state marriage in India.Love story of a Punjabi guy Krish, and a Tamil Brahmin girl AnanyaMarriage of paranthas and idlis, paneer and coconut.
  6. 6. First Meeting in IIM-AhmedabadThey become friends in a few days and decide to study together every nightFall in loveLife is great for them until their families meet each other.
  7. 7. The twist in the tale is, they want to marry with their parentsThe meeting of two families on the convocation day at the college, sets the drama into motionRest of the story is about how youngistan fights oldistan to get the approval for marriage.
  8. 8. What I learned From 2 States?Though the premise is most realistic, it draws your attention to cultural differences in diverse India. How love is at mercy of societal, familial norms. And how a man eternally finds himself torn between his girlfriend/wife and mother
  9. 9. Humor is one of the best things in this book. Loaded with some really good similes and metaphors.If you are a Chetan Bhagat’s fan, you will enjoy this book more than his previous book, Three mistakes of my life.
  10. 10. THANK YOU

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