About the Book
Once upon a time, there was a Bihari boy called Madhav.
He fell in love with a rich girl from Delhi called Riya.
Madhav didn’t speak English well. Riya did.
Madhav wanted a relationship. Riya didn’t.
Riya just wanted friendship. Madhav didn’t.
Riya suggested a compromise. She agreed to be his half girlfriend.
From the author of the blockbuster novels Five Point Someone, One Night @ the Call Center, The 3
Mistakes of My Life, 2 States and Revolution 2020 comes a simple and beautiful love story that will
touch your heart and inspire you to chase your dreams.
About The Author:
Chetan Bhagat is the author of six blockbuster books. These include five novels—Five Point Someone
(2004), One Night @ the Call Center (2005), The 3 Mistakes of My Life (2008), 2 States (2009),
Revolution 2020 (2011)—and the non-fiction title What Young India Wants (2012).
Chetan’s books have remained bestsellers since their release. Four out of his five novels have already
been adapted into successful Bollywood films and the others are in the process of being adapted as well.
The New York Times called him the ‘the biggest selling English language novelist in India’s history’.
TIME magazine named him amongst the ‘100 most influential people in the world’ and Fast Company,
USA, listed him as one of the world’s ‘100 most creative people in business’.
Chetan writes columns for leading English and Hindi newspapers, focusing on youth and national
development issues. He is also a motivational speaker and screenplay writer.
Chetan quit his international investment banking career in 2009 to devote his entire time to writing
and making change happen in the country. He lives in Mumbai with his wife, Anusha, an ex-classmate
from IIM-A, and his twin sons, Shyam and Ishaan.