India: The Future is Now written by Shashi Tharoor is a collection of essays by young parliamentarians of India. Some of the young parliament members who have contributed to the book include Jyotiraditya Scindia, Milind Deora, Priya Dutt Roncon, Poonamben Jat, Sanjay Jaiswal and MB Rajesh.
Each of these leaders share their vision of India and how difficult problems can be tackled by taking bold measures. A number of topics have been touched upon that country is currently facing, such as the deficit of electricity in the country, the changing field of technology that can pose a threat to India's sovereignty, etc.
From healthcare to biofuels, rural development, infrastructural development and cyber warfare, a lot of topics have been touched upon by the leaders. Though the contributing authors to the book are from different political parties and backgrounds, they share a common vision of India to become a global superpower. The book takes an analytical approach to issues faced by the country, putting together facts and figures to propose arguments and ideas forward. However, it has been interspersed with light-hearted cartoons by noted cartoonist Sudhir Tailang to keep it fresh and engaging.
Shashi Tharoor, an eminent member of parliament and a former member of United Nations peace mission, has done a good job of bringing diverse young parliamentarians of India together. A graduate of St. Stephen's College, Delhi University, Tharoor is a noted author and has been a columnist for Deccan Chronicle and Mail Today. He has contributed editorial articles to Newsweek International regularly. Some other books written by Tharoor include Pax India: India and the World of the 21st Century, India, and Nehru: The Invention of India. This book has been published by Wisdom Tree and is available to buy online. The hardback edition of the book is listed with ISBN-10 8183282962 and ISBN-13 number of 978-8183282963.