“Simar in her first book at 17 has gone beyond her years, a simple yet gripping read that reflects how young India is now the changing India”
— Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra, bollywood director
“An astonishing achievement for a 17 year old [....] Simar Malhotra unites with earnestness and fluency in a voice both endearing and moving. The novel is a compelling read, and its young author can only get better, in what promises to be an extraordinary writing career.”
— Dr. Shashi Tharoor, eminent politician
“Her prose is filled with wit, tongue-in-cheek humour and emotional power which makes it a sumptuous read. The strength lies in the sheer genuine thought and feelings”
— Varun Bahl, fashion designer
“It’s hard to believe that this gripping narrative is a piece penned by a 17 year old. She strikes a chord with young, aspirational India and submerges the reader in the captivating plot. Her portrayal of the Indian family and experiences abroad are real and heart wrenching. The climax is so intense no less than the last over between an India Pakistan match. A Triple century....”
— Virender Sehwag, cricketer