Title- A team of extra ordinary bastards
Author- Arka Dutta
Publisher- Story Mirror
Writing Style- 4/5
Arya Sen is destiny’s child, a young boy from Kolkata who is born to be the greatest the Football World has ever seen. The universe never fails to surprise him with good fortunes as he embarks on his journey from Kolkata to all over the world. But, just when he starts to believe that nothing can go wrong for him, everything changes.
Surrounded by loss, darkness, and complete absence of luck, Arya desperately waits for hope. And it appears but from the unlikeliest of places. With the support of his wife April and younger brother Ilan, Arya takes upon him a task that is bigger and more important than all of them. This time, he is up against his greatest friend: Destiny.
The story is about Arya, who is destiny’s child and is born to rule the world of football. His journey starts when he steps out of Kolkata to fulfill his dreams. However, in his journey of fulfilling his dreams, he suffers through various ups and downs but his passion overpowered all is fears and problems. Extremely realistic plot with all strings tied well together, powerful theme, original and believable characters makes the story engrossing. With terse writing style, the author has won hearts. Apart fro the writing style, the sole message behind the story acted as an icing on the cake. The story is a bit of motivational but it best suited and also manages to add some motivational fuel to the readers. Brilliant work by the author.
Negatives– I didn’t find any.