23 Apr Sethji by Shobhaa De is the story of Sethji, a ruthless politician whom people fear , hate, love & respect. The central theme is the Indian Political. Sethji is the head of the ABSP, a crucial coalition partner in the government. Shobhaa De, voted by Reader’s Digest as one of ‘India’s Most Trusted People’. Buy, download and read Sethji ebook online in format for iPhone, iPad, Android, Computer and Mobile readers. Author: Shobha De. ISBN. Publisher: Penguin.
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In fact the book is a sordid tale that shows women in poor light. Somehow Sethji’s character tends to run in the background and Amrita sounds like the protagonist. Nov 04, Shiv Kumar rated it liked it Recommends it for: At least once it should be read to taste the hard facts of life. Sethji is a politician trying to maintain his position in the politics of New Delhi, but right before a crucial party meeting, Sethji is informed that his younger son has raped a girl.
If the learning is such, then obviously the outcome would be accordingly. This was setuji hard fact of her life.
On the positive side, there are two very important messages that can be drawn from the book: However shobhx reading this book, my worst fear came true.
That maybe be the icing, but don’t pass it up as a cake. In rated it it was ok. Sethji – Shobhaa De. You have been loggedin via facebook. So, overall, if sex, lies, deceit and corruption narrated in ordinary story-telling is what sdthji are looking for in a ‘thriller’, go ahead and read this. Plus the Hinglish used was extremely jarring, as if each and every character in this book was a “Gori Mem” of the Pre-Independence era.
An OTP has been sent to your email address. R rated it really liked it Shelves: This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Didn’t say much for women’s empowerment. Well, if your sons die, you would vy least feel sad for 2 minutes, right? Managed to read the first thirty-odd pages, I don’t think I’ll ever pick it up again.
Mar 21, Vipul rated it did not like shovha. Many characters are there and so one may get confused and mingled up.
All-in-all the story is like watching or imagining a bollywood movie. Upload photo files with. He never respected her, but again was not able to live without her. She quotes from Kautilya — I wonder seyhji The story is all about a family well-settled in Delhi. As the book says, exposing the dark, venal heart of Indian politics, Sethji is an absolutely unputdownable novel about ambition, greed—and above all trust.
It has to be Amritaji [or] Bahu! Read complete review here: Thanks for telling us about the problem. Sethji is a politician setyji to maintain his position in the politics of New Delhi, but right before a crucial party meeting, Sethji is informed that his younger son has raped a girl.
It started off well however it seems the author got bored a third of the way through I suspect she started watching Come Dine With Me and lost the umph to carry on The only reason I have given it three stars is because I like the Hinglish and the copious swear words. The one person he is forced to trust is Amrita, a woman who gives nothing away, not even to Sethji.
Such is the power we possess. Moral codes and values were like alien to him. The book is okay. Well, I am not crying ethics and conscience!
The plot line of this book has been chewed in, in thousands of Bollywood ‘dishum-dishums’.
Sethji | Shobhaa De | Book Review
Not worth even a single star rating. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. She has stereotyped politicians as blood-sucking, back-stabbing and womanising dogs. Maybe that position, that identity, meant everything then, in her life. At times it is consensual, at times forced, and most other times as a matter of barter or a quid pro quo. Not Sethji is a politician trying to maintain his position in the politics of New Delhi, but right before a crucial party meeting, Sethji is informed that his younger son has raped a girl.
The result is that one feels a bit lost in deducing this anomaly. He turns to his daugh Paperbackpages. The ending was pathetic. There are a hundred categories to choose from when it comes to books.
Best Career Options For Women. It goes from bad to nonsensical. Well my first of Shobha De.
We believe in the power of unity. Apr 04, Chaitanya Somalwar rated it it was ok.