My Book Review
Title: DeAttached (Shades of time)
Author: Ram Joshi
Paperback: 216 pages
Publisher: Notion Press; First edition (2017)
My Rating: 5/5
“Not everyone is meant to walk together, but true love always leads to the path of freedom and timeless bliss.”
Olivia, a traveler blog writer, left shaken when she returned back from her Europe trip.
Olivia’s mother, Meera claimed she lied all these years about the death of Olivia’s father, Rahil.
Dazed with all the new information Meera revealed, Olivia failed to distinguish if it was true or just an illusion of Meera’s ill mind – as doctors indicated the possibility that a person with Alzheimer’s might have hallucinations.
To find out the truth was as crucial for Olivia as for Meera’s treatment.
DeAttached – Two tales at the same point in time unfolds the story of a woman who failed in her relation, happiness in marriage that last long, eternal freedom of a man who never did fly out of his cage, and a journey to live a life of purpose.
About the story –
The story revolves around the main three characters Olivia, Meera and Rahil. Rahil, a terrorist, came into Meera’s life as a planned previously by terrorist activity just to take revenge in India. After some incidents Rahil changed his mind, surrender him and came out from the cage, also came out from the negativity which is in his mind and started living a life with spreading happiness around the world. Where Meera after knowing Rahil’s identity, she just moved to another place and started living her life with her daughter Olivia, who is a traveler blog writer. At times, Meera was suffering from Alzheimer disease, who revealed her life to Olivia. But now, Olivia has to be confirmed about her mom’s story which may be true or just a self-made story. So, Olivia, a traveler, starts her journey as her destination is to find her father.
My Review –
I loved the story. The story holds me to the last page. It’s very engaging indeed. The title and Cover photo is best suited to the story concept. Language is very simple. Story presentation and narration are the best, simple yet intriguing. I like the writing style as a writer well managed to describe every situation and element with exact idea like what will our mind thinks in this situation. The ideology of mind thinking was perfectly described and easily understood too.
I found it inspiring too. Really, it’s a wonderful story which motivates you while reading. Kudos to the author as he highly capable to describe every thought meticulously and also he writes very well the story with his unique point of view of thinking and perspective towards our life and dreams which touched me.
So, I would love to rate this novel 5/5 as I found it best novel and I would love to read the author’s work in future also. I would like to recommend everyone this book.