Chetan Bhagat, the great Indian author has brought out his third fiction which is ‘The 3 mistakes of my life’ in the year 2008. His other books include Five Point Someone, One night at the call center, 2 States: The story of my marriage, Revolution 2020, what young India wants and half girlfriend. ‘The 3 mistakes of my life’ is based on the story of three friends namely Govind, Ishaan and Omi.
The role of Govind is that of a Gujarati who feels himself as a big businessman and always thinks of starting a cricket shop. Ishaan on the other side is crazy about cricket and is very good at that game.
Omi is a religious person who is associated with the temple rituals. Vidya is the younger sister of Ishaan who has a love relationship with Govind during his tuition classes.
The story is narrated by Govind and the 3 mistakes that he explains in the book are given below:
- He makes a big investment in a shopping mall which later gets shattered by an earthquake.
- He has a physical relationship with Ishaan’s sister Vidya.
- His own selfishness led to Ali’s wrist damage.
The book is very interesting to read and easy to understand. Well narrated with the key ingredients of emotion and story line.