An audio book in English, read by Deesh Mariwala.
Aadhavan's novel traces the emotional evolution of an adolescent growing into young adulthood. Infatuation, calf love, flirtations, love outside marriage the yearnings and disappointments that lead to the growth and maturity of a young college student are the theme of the story. As Ramaseshan is himself the narrator, the reader is privy to his innermost doubts and inferences, not to mention the shifting focus of his attentions.
Written with humour and insight, the novel also touches on the gaps between generations trying to understand each other and the slow dawning of clues to complete this exercise successfully.