About ‘That Autumn in Awadh : A funny, fast-paced, enthralling love story that gives you a captivating ring-side view of the love, passion, the odds, the battles in the lives of Sara and Samar, two young lovers who fall in love despite telling themselves not to.
Drawn to each other like gnats to resin, they try not to fall in love, but, slowly succumb.
All hell breaks loose as Samar’s conservative family swears vendetta, locking Samar away, on the eve of their clandestinely-planned wedding. They vow to eliminate Sara, the audacious girl who dreamt of sullying their pedigreed lineage.
Through that lonely Autumn in Awadh, bereft of hope, fettered and helpless, they cling to the faith they have in each other, as they face a bleak outcome, hoping that there is hope at the end of it all.
Beautiful hues of Awadh glisten through the pages, as the author succeeds in transporting you to the place, via vivid descriptions, and the engrossing narrative.