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Title: No Deadline For Love
Author: Manasi Vaidya
Published by Penguin India
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All her life Meghahas diligently done what was expected of her: the graduation in economics, theMBA in marketing and now the straitlaced job in a high-profile FMCG company.But lately, sheâ€™s been wondering if this unending routine of juggling late hoursand unreasonable deadlines is really her lifeâ€™s calling. Her motherâ€™s desperateattempts to put her on the â€˜marriage marketâ€™ are not making life any easier.And to top it all, Meghaâ€™s latest project has been bogged down by a completedearth of creative ideas, giving her nasty boss the perfect excuse to disregardthe blood, sweat and tears sheâ€™s poured into her job so far. The last thing sheneeds is having her ideas trampled upon by the teamâ€™s new creative consultant,Yudiâ€”gorgeous, sardonic and only too eager to disagree with Megha. And so thestage is set for a quirky battle of wits and some unexpected romance.
Manasi Vaidya spentthe better part of her childhood traveling across the globe with her parents,thanks to her father who was in the Navy. After completing her graduation inCommerce, she went on to do her MBA at the Indian Institute of Management,Ahmedabad. This was followed by a six year long stint in brand management incompanies like GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare, Marico and HindustanUnilever before she opted for a sabbatical to enjoy motherhood. 'No Deadlinefor Love' is her debut novel.
Advance praise for the book:
'A light-hearted,highly insightful take on the lure of our professions versus the lure of life.A must-read for people who believe that careers define who they are.'
'Manasi has done a great job in her debut novel. This book has some valuableinsights on the challenges and dilemmas faced by a career woman.'