City Girl Ruchita Misra To Launch Her Latest Novel ‘Her One True Love’ In Lucknow On Thursday
Lucknow, December 27 (TNA) Book lovers in the state capital are set for a treat yet again on Thursday as noted author, a local girl Ruchita Misra is set to launch her latest - Her One True Love. The event is scheduled for December 28 at 4 pm at Universal Booksellers at Vivek Khand in Gomtinagar.
The book revolves around Ikadashi Kumar is an accomplished business woman, a wife, and a mother. Fredrick Heisenberg is one of the most eligible bachelors in the UK. The attraction between Ikadashi and Fredrick is immediate and passionate.
Despite Ika and Fredrick’s best attempts to thwart them, powerful forces draw the two together threatening to turn their worlds to ashes, for Fredrick is engaged to a popular American celebrity and Ika is a wife and mother. Will they be able to fight destiny and their own fears?
Are they able to overcome their conflicting desires and apprehensions? Her One True Love explores the complexities of love, forgiveness, and the possibility of a second chance at true love. Published by HarperCollins in paperback, the fiction novel is 328 pages and is priced at Rs 299.
Author Ruchita Misra says, Her One True Love is a love story between an Indian girl and a British man (who also happens to be serious, uber-rich and handsome—so fun to write!). What do you do if you find your soulmate, but you can't be together? Do you fight fate or give in? What is more important— duty or love? And is it ever too old to find love? Throw in Disco Dancer, gate crashing an Indian wedding, a few scandalous secrets, heartache, healing and hope and voila! you have Her One True Love.
It took me half a decade to write Her One True Love and hopefully the book will reflect my growth both personally and as a writer. I cannot wait for you to read it, she chuckles. Prerna Gill, commissioning editor, HarperCollins India, says, ‘Strong, well-developed characters and a beautifully crafted plot bring out the magic of romance in this stunning new novel by fan-favourite Ruchita Misra.’
Ruchita Misra is a best-selling, award-winning author of books on love and life. Her One True Love is her fifth novel. Originally from Lucknow, Ruchita is a triple gold medalist from IIFT Delhi and now works in music in London. She lives with her husband and two sons.
The release of the novel comes in the 30th anniversary year of HarperCollins is celebrating its this year, having begun publishing in India in 1992. HarperCollins India publishes some of the finest writers from the Indian Subcontinent and around the world, publishing approximately 200 new books every year, with a print and digital catalogue of more than 2,000 titles across 10 imprints.
Its authors have won almost every major literary award including the Man Booker Prize, JCB Prize, DSC Prize, New India Foundation Award, Atta Galatta Prize, Shakti Bhatt Prize, Gourmand Cookbook Award, Publishing Next Award, Tata Literature Live Award, Gaja Capital Business Book Prize, BICW Award, Sushila Devi Award, Sahitya Akademi Award and Crossword Book Award.