All we know about love is that it's an expression of freedom and honesty. But can it be associated with loyalty? Now, that's a question which has been well answered and expressed by Amit Shankar in his fiction novel, Love is Vodka: A Shot Ain't Enough. The story revolves around Moon, the protagonist, who as a teenager faces an array of challenges. It results in a scuffle between her mind and heart, which makes her commit many mistakes. The author, having known the mindset of young adult readers, has been able to create a strong characterization in his novel and has done full justice to all the characters involved. This novel was published in May, 2013 and has received great appreciations and reviews ever since.
In the novel, Love is Vodka: A Shot Ain't Enough, Moon is shown as a love child of a leading TV news anchor and a French Diplomat. Like many other teenagers of her age, she seems to have difficulty in understanding the correlation between love and loyalty. To her, the entire concept of being in love with a single person for a lifetime seems to be utterly preposterous. After her father leaves, she is raised and taken care of by her working mother. At the age of 19, Moon joins an advertising agency as an intern. There she starts an affair with a colleague for a while, before falling for the CEO of the company who also happens to be her mother's boyfriend. This incident turns her life upside down. She gets hooked to ace modeling assignments and gains overnight success. But this isn't as simple as it looks, because it complicates her life completely. Soon she finds herself surrounded amidst the quarrels of her heart and brain, which exposes her to various forms of love, both online and offline. Now, what happens to her? Will she be able to sort things out? And above all, will she be able to find out the true meaning of love? Well, to know the answers, embark on an enthralling journey of life with Moon by reading this book.
About Amit Shankar
A contemporary Indian writer with incredible skill of storytelling, Amit Shankar is one of the leading young Indian authors and also a music enthusiast. He has penned two more books, Flight of the Hilsa and Chapter 11. His writing skills are very descriptive and out of the box. He seeks pleasure in activities like cooking and biking. All his books can be ordered online and this paperback can be ordered with ISBN-10: 8192535444 or ISBN-13: 978-8192535449.