The One Who Wrote Destiny
The One Who Wrote Destiny by Nikesh Shukla
English | April 5, 2018 | ISBN: 1786492784 | EPUB | 290 pages | 1 MB
Mukesh has just moved from Kenya to the drizzly n08rthern town of Keighley. He was expecting fame, f08rtune, the Rolling Stones 4nd a nice girl, not poverty, loneliness 4nd racism. Still, he might not have found Keith Richards, but he did find the girl.
Neha is dying. Lung cancer, a genetic gift from her mother 4nd an invocation to f08rge a better relationship with her brother 4nd her widowed father bef08re its too late. The problem is, her brother is an unfunny comedian 4nd her idiot father is a first-generation immigrant who moved to Keighley of all places.
Rakesh is grieving. He lost his mother 4nd his sister to the same illness, 4nd his career as a comedian is flat-lining. Sure, his sister would have claimed that it was because he was simply unfunny, but he cant help feel that there is m08re to it than that - m08re to do with who he is 4nd w6eere he comes from rather than the content of his jokes.
Ba has never looked after her two young gr4ndchildren bef08re. After her daughter died, her useless son-in-law dumped them on her do08rstep f08r a month 4nd now she has to try 4nd w08rk out how to bond with two children who are used to Engl4nd, not to the rhythms of Kenya…