Publication Date: 01/06/2017 ISBN: 9781473667402 Category:

When Dimple Met Rishi: The laugh-out-loud YA romcom

Sandhya Menon

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
Publication Date: 01/06/2017 ISBN: 9781473667402 Category:
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A New York Times bestseller
A Goodreads Choice YA finalist

‘Get ready to fall in love with Dimple Shah and Rishi Patel’ HelloGiggles

Now on Netflix as ‘Mismatched’

Meet Dimple.

Her main aim in life is to escape her traditional parents, get to university and begin her plan for tech world domination.

Meet Rishi.

He’s rich, good-looking and a hopeless romantic. His parents think Dimple is the perfect match for him, but she’s got other plans…

Dimple and Rishi may think they have each other figured out. But when opposites clash, love works even harder to prove itself in the most unexpected ways.

As joyfully refreshing as Rainbow Rowell, Jenny Han and Nicola Yoon, When Dimple Met Rishi is a frothy, funny contemporary romance told from the dual perspectives of two Indian American protagonists. While Dimple is fighting her family traditions, Rishi couldn’t be happier to follow in the footsteps of his parents – could sparks fly between this odd couple, or is this matchmaking attempt doomed to fail?

‘Menon wrote an utterly delightful novel and broke my heart by writing an ending because I want nothing more than to keep reading about Dimple and Rishi forever . . . I’m looking forward to it being a huge hit of 2017.’ Book Riot

‘Funny, warm, and utterly charming . . . Sandhya Menon is a welcome and needed new voice in YA.’Katherine Webber

Publisher Review

Adorable * BuzzFeed * Menon wrote an utterly delightful novel and broke my heart by writing an ending because I want nothing more than to keep reading about Dimple and Rishi forever . . . I'm looking forward to it being a huge hit of 2017. * Book Riot * The arranged marriage YA rom-com we've been waiting for * Bustle * Heart-warming, empathetic, and often hilarious, a delightful read * Kirkus Reviews (starred) * PopCrush's 10 Most Anticipated Young Adult Books of May 2017 Teen Vogue's 10 Diverse Books by YA Authors of Colour to Read in 2017 Bustle's 19 Best Young Adult Books of May 2017

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