Book Review – Quest for Paradise

Title: Quest for Paradise

Author: Shuchi

Pages: 114

Published in :2017

Publisher: Notion Press

The name of first chapter ‘Of Dragons and Avatars’, itself got me hooked, and when I continued to read, the story felt even more interesting. From tattooing Avatar movie’s flying dragons, to hustling in Mumbai’s packed local trains, Ishana is your girl-next-door trying to achieve something extraordinary in ordinary circumstances. But as we all know, challenges are bound to creep up. Her parents are against her dream on the pretext of societal norms, as she is ‘meant’ to be married off. On the other hand, she finds that Vaishakh, her customer just wants to tattoo a mere ‘dot’ on himself. Strange? Well, I didn’t expect the plot to become still stranger as it thickened. With each subsequent chapter, I found myself more and more hooked, curious as to what would happen next! Then there comes a twist, which no reader would even think of happening.

The story is hugely gripping, narration is smooth, and the characters have been developed pretty well. Some parts of the story felt a little long, and a couple of scenes felt dragged up, but they don’t wither your drive much to continue reading on and on.

“This is what we are; we are all insignificant, no matter how important we feel to others around us. Why do we keep wasting our life on things, which don’t give significance to our insignificant lives? This giant universe will go on, with or without you, an insignificant speck in it. It’s up to you to decide how you live the life that you’ve been given, and how to make it more significant.” With this enthralling quote by Vaishakh in the book, I highly recommend all of you fiction readers out there, and book a roller coaster joy ride for yourselves, spotted with tidbits which would make you question the person you see in the mirror.

Quest for Paradise is for anyone, and everyone who is young by age, and young by heart, and who wants to explore beyond, and go the extra mile, as it is rightly said ‘it’s never crowded.’

You can grab a copy of “Quest for Paradise” at Amazon: Click here and at Flipkart at Click here

17 thoughts on “Book Review – Quest for Paradise

    1. Hi Kartik! The book is available in bookstores almost all over the country, one of them being the Book Cafe, Greater Noida. It’s also available in all the online platforms, such as Amazon, Flipkart, and Infibeam. 🙂

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  1. Hi Kartik! The book is available in bookstores almost all over the country, one of them being the Book Cafe, Greater Noida. It’s also available in all the online platforms, such as Amazon, Flipkart, and Infibeam. 🙂

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    1. Hi Srini! It’s an English fiction short novel about a girl, whose passion is to be a tattoo artist. It’s about how she struggles with the family and the society.. and then a point comes when she has to choose between her love and her passion, her dream. 🙂

      You can look inside a few initial chapters of the book on Amazon link that is given above in the review 🙂

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