She describes her style of writing as ‘inspirational thrillers’,saying that it combines a little bit of everything. But for Priya Kumar,writing books is an extension of her work as a corporate trainer and motivational speaker. Riding high on the success of her first two books,License to Live and I am Another You,Kumar was in the city for the launch of her third book,The Perfect World. The launch was held at Crossword store,ICC Towers,and Kumar spoke in detail about the work. It covers elements of fantasy,thrill,imagination,motivation,struggle to find peace in our hectic lives. The book deals with the issues of how a lot of people are unhappy with the state of their lives because they are doing something they do not wish to do. All this is portrayed through the eyes of the central protagonist Niki Sanders, she said. Sanders,who is unhappy with her life,is taken planet-hopping by two aliens who come from a planet called ‘The Perfect World’. Along the entire route she encounters various creators who have created different worlds. At the same time,she finds answers to all the questions that she had been asking herself while on earth. This is the first book in a trilogy, informed Kumar. I wrote the entire book in a time span of eight days. The second book will detail her adventures to other worlds and at the same time will give an insight on the thought of inner peace.
Written by EXPRESS FEATURES SERVICE | Pune | Published: March 16, 2012 1:00 am