Making India Awesome
- Publisher: Rupa Publication
- ISBN-13: 9788129137425
- Pages: 192
- Binding: Paperback
- Year of Pub / Reprint Year: 2015
About The Book
Love your country? Want to make it truly great? Tired of loud debates and complex arguments which lead to no solutions?
Welcome to Making India Awesome. Following the phenomenal success of his first non-fiction book, What Young India Wants, Chetan Bhagat, the country’s biggest-selling writer, returns with another book of essays in which he analyses and provides inspired solutions to the country’s most intractable problems – poverty, unemployment, corruption, violence against women, communal violence, religious fundamentalism, illiteracy and more. Using simple language and concepts, this book will enable you to understand the most complex of problems facing the nation today and give you practical solutions on how you can do your part to solve them.
About The Author
Chetan Bhagat is the author of seven blockbuster books. These include six novels – Five Point Someone (2004), One Night @ the Call Center (2005), The 3 Mistakes of My Life (2008), 2 States (2009), Revolution 2020 (2011), Half Girlfriend (2014) – and the non-fiction title What Young India Wants (2012). Chetan’s books have remained bestsellers since their release. Many of his novels have been adapted into successful Bollywood films. 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 mostcreative 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 make change happen in the country. He lives in Mumbai with his wife, Anusha, an ex-classmate from IIM-A, and his twin boys, Shyam and Ishaan.
Bhagat is a symbol of new India. A torch-bearer for an unafraid generation – India Today
Many writers are successful at expressing what’s in their hearts or articulating a particular point of view. Chetan Bhagat�s books do both and more – A.R. Rahman, in TIME magazine, on Chetan�s inclusion in the TIME 100 Most Influential People in the World. The voice of India’s rising entrepreneurial class.- Fast Company Magazine, on Chetan’s inclusion in the 100 Most Creative People in Business Globally