Superstar India: From Incredible to Unstoppable

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Superstar India: From Incredible to Unstoppable

Alternate cover for this ISBN can be found here ‘This is a story about India. My India. It is a very personal story. You see, I’m exactly as old as India is.’ It all began when, viewing the breathless preparations for independent India’s 60th birthday celebrationsand poised then on her own sixth decade—Shobhaa Dé was struck by the thought: ‘Surely my life has taken the sam Alternate cover for this ISBN can be found here ‘This is a story about India. My India. It is a very personal story. You see, I’m exactly as old as India is.’ It all began when, viewing the breathless preparations for independent India’s 60th birthday celebrationsand poised then on her own sixth decade—Shobhaa Dé was struck by the thought: ‘Surely my life has taken the same trajectory as the country’s’ In an intimate confession to her readers, she answers that question, and many more: Does India really deserve to congratulate itself Has it lived up to the early promises it made to its people Does the author believe in India herself In Superstar India, an intimate confession to her readers, De answers these questions and discovers a jawan-young-India, ready to find its place in todays world. Discussion everything from Mayawatis success, the global economic recession and terrorism to the Rakhi Sawant phenomenon, she debunks many accepted conclusions about her country with humorous argumentativeness- to finally convince us that India is already a superstar. Witty, passionate and gloriously opinionated, Superstar India celebrates the spirit of a nation that is certainly not about to lost its glow.


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Title Superstar India: From Incredible to Unstoppable
Author Shobhaa Dé
ISBN-13 9780143102588
ISBN-10 0143102588
Publisher Faber And Faber (penguin India)
Language English
Edition NA
Height 198 mm
Width 129 mm
Thickness 25 mm
Binding Paperback
Pages 468