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What A Loser!

What A Loser!

Pankaj Dubey
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Pandey Anil Kumar Sinha (PAKS) comes to Delhi with precisely three
things: One, his jaded old trunk full of sattu and achaar; Two, a borrowed
dream of becoming an IAS officer from his clerk father; and three, to sleep
with a milky white Punjabi girl.
However, PAKS’s goals begin to change when he falls in love, enrols for
English classes and finds cool friends. Then suddenly he is pushed to the
forefront of college elections and he becomes a hero!
PAKS is living his ultimate dream … or is he?
What will happen next? Will he ever get what he really wants?
Find out in this laughathon full of clichés straight from the cow belt of
India!

Imprint: India Penguin Metro Reads

Published: Dec/2013

ISBN: 9780143420927

Length : 248 Pages

MRP : ₹199.00

What A Loser!

Pankaj Dubey

Pandey Anil Kumar Sinha (PAKS) comes to Delhi with precisely three
things: One, his jaded old trunk full of sattu and achaar; Two, a borrowed
dream of becoming an IAS officer from his clerk father; and three, to sleep
with a milky white Punjabi girl.
However, PAKS’s goals begin to change when he falls in love, enrols for
English classes and finds cool friends. Then suddenly he is pushed to the
forefront of college elections and he becomes a hero!
PAKS is living his ultimate dream … or is he?
What will happen next? Will he ever get what he really wants?
Find out in this laughathon full of clichés straight from the cow belt of
India!

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Pankaj Dubey

Pankaj Dubey is a bilingual novelist and filmmaker. All his books, What A Loser!, Ishqiyapa: To Hell With Love, Love Curry and Trending In Love, published by Penguin Books India, have been written by him in Hindi as well. He accentuates the socio-political undercurrents with quirk and humour in his style of writing. He has been a journalist with the BBC World Service in London. He was also selected for the prestigious Writers' Residency in the Seoul Art Space, Yeonhui, South Korea, among three novelists from Asia in 2016. He was also awarded 'Global Innoventure Award' for 'Literature and Storytelling' in the House of Lords, British Parliament, UK in 2018. Two of his novels, Trending In Love and Ishqiyapa, are set to appear in upcoming web series. He can be followed on @carryonpd . To know more about him, log on to www.pankajdubey.in.

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