Genre: Fiction, Pages: 114, Binding: Paperback, ISBN No:- 978-93-82792-36-9
” This is the story is of Shalak, your regular hardworking, sincere and intelligent middle-class ambitious guy who is often thrown into unexpected, messy situations – personal and professional and who weathers them all with the unrelenting support of his clique and family to finally land in the world of dreams and opportunities, the U.S.A. to pursue his MS in Business Intelligence and Analytics. From choosing MBA after BE in Computer, not by choice but because of the dismal job scenario that ensued the recession to overcoming the heartbreak from the first relationship for which he altered his career plans to witnessing the plight of his cancer-stricken mother, the closest person in his life, to seeing her bravely defeat the deadly disease to struggling through the various professional setbacks and dirty office politics to having to put up with some really nasty blokes to going through the arduous rigmarole of the study abroad procedures replete with taking of nerve testing examinations such as GRE and TOEFL, running from pillar to post for garnering of the umpteen documents while still working in a different city, to losing three of his beloved relatives all on the same day but for different reasons, Shalak has seen life with all the quirky twists, turns and uncertainties from close quarters.
This is the story of how destiny always has something else in store for us and the more we plan, the greater are the surprises. But eventually, with the love and support of the close ones and an undying hope and never-say-die attitude, even the most far-fetched dreams come true! It’s a story of a typical middle-class boy go a long way to fulfill his aspirations.”