Book Review: Prime Time Crime by Vrushali Telang

On-field, you are only with yourself.

Author:  Vrushali Telang
Publisher: VP India
Rating: 4.5/5

Summary:Vidhya Thakkar- Indian blogger, Mumbai blogger, book blogger, Book blogger Mumbai

Within a month of joining City -news, Ritka an intern manages to get an exclusive TV interview with sophisticated gangster A.T the recent crime sensation . During the interview Ritika and A.T find themselves getting attracted to one another. Soon they share a torrid chemistry and find is difficult to stay away from each other. Does A.T love Ritika, or is he using her as a pawn for a dangerous plot? Did he manipulate circumstances so that only she could get through to him? Does Ritika love A.T or is she playing along in order to get leads for investigative crime stories? Is she out to catapult her career from an unknown intern with a local network to being a star reporter with a national news channel? Set against the backdrop of Mumbai underworld in1999, PRIME TIME CRIME is a story about a relationship that is ruthless, passionate and manipulative. A story that stinks of lies, deceit and death Did they ever, even if it was for a moment truly love each other? Are relationships as honest as we’d like them to be? In the unholy nexus of mafia and news media who can you trust ? With vibrant characters, razor sharp plot that moves at breakneck speed, PRIME TIME CRIME is an overpowering love story that will hunt you for long


Prime Time Crime is story about Ritika- A journalist and Gangster A.T.  Both are attracted towards each other. Is it love or the plan is something else? Do find out.

First of all I liked the title of the book. The cover is good, but could be much better. The way the book stared was astounding. I was completely connected to the book from the very first page. The author has smartly described the underworld scenarios. Each and every chapter is well organised, crisp and interesting. Such books are rare from Indian Authors. The plot of the book is amazing, well structured with lots of twists and turns.  The narration of the book is amazing. The dialogues, the tips for journalists are well conveyed. The characters of the book is something I loved. They are well developed. I loved Ritika’s Character. How she wanted to be different from others. and A.t’s character was well created. Rough, Smart, and intelligent. Not only their but each character was well described and Was important in their own way.The language used by the author is simple, crisp, and connecting. One can easily connect with the story and thinks what will happen next. It is a balanced story. It has everything perfect, from twist and turns, to maintaining that suspense element.the flow of the book is crisp and smooth. The author had added details of each and every scene very well. The pace of the book is good. not too fast, not too slow.  The chemistry between Ritika and A.T was awesome. The way the mind games happen was something I loved. How each and every step they took, with caution, intelligence and power.

the way the Author gave gist for journalism is something I loved.

I loved how it ended, it was completely unexpected. The book is well-researched and engaging. It’s a simple, easy and interesting read. I finished it in a go.

If you like reading Crime, or want to start reading, go with this one.It’s AMAZING.

You can get your copy here.

*** I received the copy of this book from the author in exchange for honest and unbiased review.x

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