By Chetan Bhagat
Love marriages world wide are easy: Boy loves lady. woman loves boy. They get married. In India, there are a couple of extra steps: Boy loves woman. woman loves Boy. Girl's relatives has to like boy. Boy's kinfolk has to like lady. Girl's relations has to like Boy's family members. Boy's relatives has to like girl's kin. woman and Boy nonetheless love one another. They get married. Welcome to two States, a narrative approximately Krish and Ananya. they're from assorted states of India, deeply in love and need to get married. after all, their mom and dad don t agree. to transform their love tale right into a love marriage, the couple have a tricky conflict in entrance of them. For one could struggle and insurgent, however it is way more durable to persuade. Will they make it? From the writer of blockbusters 5 aspect somebody, One evening @ the decision middle and the three errors of My lifestyles, comes one other witty story approximately inter-community marriages in sleek india.
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2 States: The Story of My Marriage by Chetan Bhagat