ISBN 9789380828138,Flight of the Hilsa

Flight of the Hilsa



Times Group Books - New Delhi

Publication Year 2010

ISBN 9789380828138

ISBN-10 9380828136


Number of Pages 336 Pages
Language (English)


What is happiness? A by-product of success or a state of mind? Flight of the Hilsa explores and demystifies the same while tracing the story of Avantika Sengupta. As a creative soul-restless and opinionated-life to her has been unking, even in her chosen career, painting. A chanced encounter with a boat owner; some twenty years her senior, changes everything. With a new found 'success mantra' and the 'boat guy' be her side, she starts striding towards her long-cherished notion of happiness-of being a rich and famous painter. But will the Hilsa discover her true calling and happiness? A gripping tale till the end. About the Author It's the choice that we make in our lives which goes on to define our existence. So when Amit Shankar harboured his deep desire to reach out to millions, he fittingly chose writing as a career to defince his being. An advertising professional, he has worked with some of the biggest advertising agencies, spreaheading the communication for global and blue chip clientele. As a Copywriter and a Creative Director, he is respected and known for leveraging his creative panache backed by strategic thinking. No wonder, in his kitty, he has some of the biggest creative and marketing awards. An avid music buff and a great exponent of guitar, his genre includes vitage rock, blues and jazz. All it takes is a solo by Sir Eric Clapton, Slash, Blackmore, Santana, Joe Satriani, Vie or Stevie Ray Vaughan to transcend his senses to an altogether different level.