She Broke Up, I Didn’t!: I Just Kissed Someone Else! – Durjoy Datta | This book is the third in line, which features the life-struggles and love story of the main characters, Avantika and Deb. The book is for light reading and mostly appeals to young readers who are looking for a story that they can relate to. The book She Broke Up, I Didn’t! – I Just Kissed Someone Else! has been written by Durjoy Dutta who is fast becoming one of the most popular young writers of this decade.
In this book, the plot revolves around Debashish Roy, an average looking normal guy who is in love with a woman called Avantika. She, in turn, is beautiful and devoted to him. He had, in fact, helped her get out of a habit of taking drugs, hence the bond was formed.
Both the characters are carrying emotional baggage from the past, which eventually causes them to drift apart. While he keeps wondering why she has chosen an ordinary man like him, she has her own turmoil?s to deal with. The plot gets a twist when he cheats on her. However, sooner than later, they reconcile.
But the story is not as simple as it seems, soon he cheats on her again, and things go on for a toss this time. The characters bring to the forefront the problems being faced by modern couples in today?s times: how growing mistrust and insecurities leads to infidelity. The reader is forced to think whether he would have forgiven his partner in such a scenario, and if most people know the difference between love and lust. The author is known for writing romantic novels in which he manages to display human emotions in an easily relatable manner.
About the Author:
Durjoy Datta, with a degree in engineering and management, is an Indian author, born and brought up in Delhi. He published his first book Of Course, I Love You, when he was just twenty-one. The book went on to become a bestseller. His other successful books include ‘She Broke Up, I Didn’t; Now That You’re Rich!; Ohh Yes, I Am Single; If It’s Not Forever; You Were My Crush; Someone Like You; Till the Last Breath; Hold My Hand; World’s Best Boyfriend; and When Only Love Remains. He lives in Mumbai and has written screenplays for television.