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REVIEW | Holding Onto Love By Ashish Sinha

--Blurb--
LOVE ALWAYS FINDS A WAY. BUT CAN TRUE LOVE OVERCOME DESTINY?

When ASHU finds out that his so-called loved ones pampered him only till his father was living, he is heartbroken. After his father’s sudden demise, Ashu is left alone, fighting the world for every small bit of happiness. But he rediscovers love and affection in Disha, who he meets at a job interview.

Disha is an epitome of love and he finds his true happiness with her. Soon after their marriage, just as they are beginning to relish the little joys of life, Ashu is diagnosed with a fatal disease. The only way out is a transplant, which in itself is a life-threatening surgery.
Will Disha’s overwhelming love, acceptance and sacrifice make the impossible possible?

Holding On To Love is an astonishing true story of Ashu’s will to defeat destiny, backed by Disha’s faith in the power of their love.

TITLE- Holding Onto Love
AUTHOR- Ashish Sinha
FORMAT- Paperback
PUBLISHER- Srishti Publication
*Thanks to the Publisher for a review copy.*
(All opinions are my own)
Holding onto love is a story of love, faith, and hope. 
The book successfully highlights the importance of hope and how holding onto it helps us face all the hardships that life throws our way. 

'Life is not always cakewalk. It has its ups and downs, and we have successes and failures, loves and losses.'

Ashu has had a tough life ever since he lost his father. He was the most loved child amongst his relatives and family friends but it lasted only till his father was alive. Soon he grasps onto the selfishness of this world and starts working towards his future. 

He meets Disha on a job interview and finds himself falling for her. Soon they get married but their happiness is short-lived. Their life comes to a standstill when Ashu gets diagnosed with chronic liver disease. 

Disha stays with him through everything, filling him with positivity and love but will her love be enough for him to fight for his life?

My thoughts are quite conflicted. The plot of the book is powerful, and as it is based on true events, so it becomes even more exciting but the thing is that I could not connect to it. I mean I was reading it but I was not feeling it even after knowing that it is based on a true story. 


The writing style is very simple, perfect for the beginners, but it was quite dull for my liking, I kept on getting distracted. If it would have been more engaging, I think I would have enjoyed it better.

Coming to the characterization, I loved Disha's character. She is depicted as a strong woman and the positivity that her character possesses is amazing.

I loved how the chapters were titled as colors. Life is a combination of different colors and each color represents an emotion, which was well described in the book. It was something very unique.

COVER & TITLE: The cover is beautiful, one can feel the love just by looking at it and as in the story Ashu has religiously held onto his wife's love, so as per me the title is perfect.

RECOMMENDATIONThis book is perfect for romance lovers but even if you are not into romance, you should give it a try because it's much more than love, it's about life.

Happy Reading!

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