Interview with Pratik Deshpande

What are you working on next?
MY next project is about an attack on mumbai, which is tentatively titled 'Mumbai under attack'
Who are your favorite authors?
Jeffery Archer, Sidney Sheldon, Dan Brown, Robert Ludlum.. for me, literature is incomplete without them.
What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
To create a new world that would give my readers a chance to smile, laugh, enjoy, feel the emotions and give them a good time in their busy lives.
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
I spend time thinking about what to write. :)
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
Yes, my first novel, Truth Underneath is the first story i have ever written.
What is your writing process?
there is no such process as such. i just take a scene, and don't get up until i am done writing it.
Do you remember the first story you ever read, and the impact it had on you?
yes, the first story i have ever read is about a physically handicapped guy, on facebook. it moved me to tears, but it made me realize i too can make others laugh by writing good stuff.
How do you approach cover design?
Only after i have finished the story. i try to impart some aspects of the story in the cover itself, so that it must convey the reader what he is going to read.
What are your five favorite books, and why?
A prisoner of birth, Are you afraid of the dark, angels and demons, da vinci code, kane and abel

they are written by my favorite authors and all of them are masterpiece
What is your e-reading device of choice?
kindle.. has to be kindle.. its just perfect for reading.
Published 2015-04-10.
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Books by This Author

The Little Girl Who Changed My Life
Price: Free! Words: 37,860. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: June 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Amit Duggal finds a one and half year old Divya under a tea vendor's kiosk. Just when he is about to hand her to the cops, he learns that she has extreme stage lung cancer and he decides to take care of her on his own.The little girl who changed my life is about Amit's relation with a total stranger and the changes that she brings along, which transforms him as a person.
Truth Underneath
Price: Free! Words: 76,400. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: April 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Piyush Mehta, has just secured a job in India's premier Real Estate giant and leads a happy life in Bilaspur. He falls for his senior’s daughter Sneha, but things turns upside when the decision he takes after being attacked by India's most coveted criminal, and the outcome of his attempts to get rid of a situation, which threatens to destroy everything he loves and cause huge damage to humanity.