Es you nostalgic of your adolescence RED CARD is narrated through four football tournaments that RIshabh and his friendsclassmates play throughout the year After the sudden esignation of their football coach Rishabh and his team are left distraught with only two weeks emaining for a football match to be held with one of their Der Flügel des Engels : Autobiogr., Selbstzeugnisse, Briefe an Jack Kerouac rival schools However football is not the only thing that the boys need to worry about with the tenth boards just around the corner it is nearly impossible for them to balance both academics and sports at the same timeRED CARD isn t merely about football but isather a "sum total of all the major events and emotions that one stumbles in their teenage years With the pressure of "total of all the major events and emotions that one stumbles in their teenage years With the pressure of building up his heightened feelings of infatuation for Tamanna struggling with peer pressure and his parents constant comments on his bad grades Rishabh is just the most ideal and elatable protagonist one could ever ask forSrivastava has written a book full of drama witty humor puns and everything spicy that keeps you hooked until the very last page I have never said this about any Indian author but this is definitely one book I m going to e ead just to elive the experience one time First of all a genuine confession When I Love and Its Place in Nature: A Philosophical Interpretation of Freudian Psychoanalysis read the blurb I was pretty sure that I was going to scream it s me it s me A thousand times or Lol exaggeratedesponse but football is something which lets my senses go out of my Special Agent Francesca reach So coming to the bookeview The first thing that had caught my attention was the cover and the title Yes both the cover and title go hand in hand with each other and hence we can say that the cover is designed accurately for the content of the bookStoryline It s a coming of age story of Rishabh who s crazy after football and his ultimate goal is to win the final tournament Butbut but everything doesn t sail smoothly for the young lad he is in his 10th grade and pressure of boards is Killing him to the core he is struggling with his hormonal changes making him fall in love along with a burning desire to win at least one trophy for his school football teamI myself was a football player so I definitely turned nostalgic while Triskell Tales: Twenty-Two Years of Chapbooks reading this book and I never felt as if it wasn telatable a bit It talks about almost everything Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie related to a teenager from peer pressure to hormonal advances it successfully turns aeader on It s so Mein wildes Geheimnis 03 relatable yet heart warming amazing yet heart touching at times witty yet smartly written and a story full of emotions and nostalgia The book also gives us some very valuable lessons about teamwork dedication love and studies If you have a teenage daughter or son do make themead this book It s highly ecommendedNarration is apt and lucid It s eally well penned I was not disappointed at all my expectations were higher but this book was a package full of perfectionNo flaws determined because I am a football fan but for non footballers too this book is ecommended because of its backrop and moral lessons It would take back to your school days and makes you feel good and efreshedIt literally eminds its eader of hisher school lifeIt was a nostalgic A London Home in the 1890s read for me Kudos to the Author for writing such a wonderful book RecommendedDefinitely yes for anyone and everyoneRatings 55 Red card is such a appropriate title for this bookThis bookeminded me of my school my crushes and teachers and ofcourse the hype of class 10 boards Though I am a occasional football spectator during the world cup and can t say when a goal becomes offside yet I enjoyed this book The book begins with 2006 world cup final I was in school back then in class 6 to be precise and I slept during the match with my parents watched Italy won I didn t even knew France lost until I The Geology And Landscape Of Santa Barbara County, California, And Its Offshore Islands read this book Also funny story a clip from the 2006 final is in the 2010 Shakira waka waka where Italy Jersey no 3 just found out Fabio Grasso scores the goal until Iead this book i thought Italy won in penalty shootout Back to the bookI knew many Floyd and Krupa from my schoolKnew Rishab Barkha Tammana and EkalavyaAlso knew Abhay So as I was Biopower: Foucault and Beyond reading I was thinking about those old days and which sometimes so peaceful and forgotten I wish to go back ande live those days how they wereMention of Threptin was something from my long forgotten life when I had issue with food and my father cake up with idea to make me eat one stack of butter paper wrapped biscuit as meal and everything turned out okay and how I am overweightIchhadhari subject was something that happened once in every student s life Lmao What with linking park numb and class 10 I dont know Is that a coincidence or Jane Doe and the Cradle of All Worlds ritual I don t knowCan t think of a better ending It seems like a Bollywood movie ending but it s even better Zidane sed card in final of 2006 is the perfect premise for the bookAbout the book the author of this book is married to the cover designer and illustrator of this book. Ue as it does familiar Hopscotching from distracted classrooms and tired tutorials to triumphs and tragedies on muddy grounds this is the journey of Rishabh and his friends from peak puberty to the cusp of manho.
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Red card is a breath of fresh air It transports you back "To Times And "simpler and a vivid picture of school life through strokes of elatable events leaving one うそつきリリィ 3 [Usotsuki Lily 3]
reminiscing Srivastava uses his comical talent to thoroughly lace his story with wittyemarks This makes the book a delightful lucid ead and manages to extract some giggles It even piued my interest in football being a nonchalant viewer at best prior to thisI would tell you why I spared the last star but we wouldn t want to spoil things now would we If you are a graduate or are in #College Done With Your 10th #
done with your 10th this book is going to make you very nostalgicThe story starts with 3 friends spending their night watching an epic football match The storytelling skills and narrations are brilliant and the languagevocabulary is easy to understandThe book is parted through four football tournaments where Rishab and his teammates have to face challenges to win the cup along with the most stressful boards examIf you were one of those students who balanced academics along with sports in your final school year you know how clumsy and stressful it can getThe first few pages took it s time to get me interested in the book but as the story progressed with it s wittyness and humour it kept me going The secound half of the book kept me hooked until the last page with puns nostalgia and a good story amd good character developmentGive the book few pages in the start to be interested in the story Any idiot can kick a ball I don t want footballers I want champions That means one thing and one thing only disciplineRed card by Kautuk Srivastava talks about the unanticipated turn that the life takes when one eaches adolescence Puberty is a very complicated phase of life where everything feels like collapsing You have your acadamics your hormones your so called popularity and your parental and peer pressure Everything changes once you enter this phaseAdolescence is the part of one s life that they will never forget It plays a big ole in what a person becomes or achieve in their future lifeWhen Rishabh Bala enters through the doors of puberty into tenth class he s torn between multifarious things to deal with He has his looming board exams his love life and his dream of winning the football tournament trophyWhat s the best thing about this book it is that it is elatable to every person who s going through this stage or has b A nostalgic ead Red Card is all about the woozy dizzies of first love and whoopsie daisies of unfiltered aggression the constant parental pressure the zeal towards a sport or hobby the blind loyalty towards one s team the insights and outlooks and confusions of a teen in general All the plans that needed to be made all the esponsibilities Lifting
reuired to be shouldered Along with that add in an ounce of humor a pinch of mammoth stress and loads of passion and you get a pleasant coming of ageead from Kautuk Srivastava where the transition is portrayed strikinglyIt s a light Mathruhridayam
read andealistic as well And the ending is so beautiful and heart touching maybe because it eminded me of my last day of Board Exams it felt like e living a precious moment A fantastic eading experience overall And if you are looking for a similar experience with a thrilling football drama in the background go for it One team One year Everything to loseBlurb From When Rishabh Bala eaches the tenth standard life takes a turn for the complicated The bewildered boy feels the pressure of the looming board exams and finds himself hopelessly and hormonally in love But what he yearns for most is victory on the field at least one trophy with his beloved school football teamSet in the suburban Thane of 2006 here is a coming of age story that uns uniue as it does familiar Hopscotching from distracted classrooms and tired tutorials to triumphs and tragedies on muddy grounds this is the journey of Rishabh and his friends from peak puberty to the cusp of manhoodMy Take on The Book When I heard that Kautuk Srivastava had come up with this book I had pretty high hopes since I had seen a few of his shows on YouTube I must say I wasn t disappointed The best book of the lot this one is pretty much closer to eality than the movies that have been churned out this year on student life The characters are pretty much nostalgic and it did bring back my memories of my school days though I wasn t much into sports With The House That Had Enough
right element of humor and excitement along the way this one is a mustead for anyone looking for coming of age book For someone debuting with this book this one is a must The Devil's Snake Curve: A Fan's Notes From Left Field
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raises a flashinged card in the air the four boys drops their jaw in utter bewilderment Among the four boys was Rishabh Bala the protagonist of the story and whose life is soon takin. One team One year Everything to loseWhen Rishabh Bala eaches the tenth standard life takes a turn for the complicated The bewildered boy feels the pressure of the looming board exams and finds himself hopelessl. G
an upturn in the wake of a similar Red Card Kautuk "Srivastava s Red Card is a coming of age story set in "s Red Card is a coming of age story set in suburban Thane dating back to the year 2006 Rishabh Bala eached the tenth standard which means he will soon face the terror of Board exams But because of the crazy hormonal changes acting on his body Rishab finds himself hopelessly in love with his classmate He is also in the school football team thus adding distraction to his studies He is consumed so much in football tournaments that his books lie on his shelves catching dust And just one such tournaments was the eason why he was doomed Read the book to find out what caused Rishabh Bala s misfortuneMy views How Défendre Jacob
relatable You know how once in a while a book comes along that stays with you for a little longer This was one of those Throughout the book not an instance did I feel disconnected A commendable work by the author with the narration A book based on football might turn boring for someone who doesn t understand the game But the author made it so simple with his story telling I am one of those who only knows who Messi and Ronaldo are When Iead the blurb I knew this story was not for me But I am so glad that I was so wrong I thoroughly enjoyed eading the book and every single thing was elatable The pressure of Board exams teenage love parental pressure peer pressure juggling with course books every damn thing was so Black Gold in North Dakota
relatable I could connect to the characters instantly This book is aoller coaster ide Anger jealousy omance every emotion is felt throughout the book Not to forget about the wittiness and humour with which the story was narrated Oh I had a good laugh Nestle Toll House Recipe Collection
reading this book after a long long time There was not a single thing that I disliked about the book This bookestored my faith upon Indian authors Trust me you gotta pick this up ASAP A football fan or not but this book will make its way to your heart In a long time I ead a book which is young adult fiction and still managed to convince my heart that Yay I loved it Red Card by Kautuk Srivastava is undoubtedly one of my best eads of this year and I am gonna Wicked City: The Other Side
recommend it to allTeenage is a delicate age when a child undergoes a wide array of changes both physically and emotionally There is a surge of passion coursing through young veins aspirations high enough which sound lame to their parents zeal for a thing they love and a lot which the book successfully explores Through the characters which are in their teen years the author attempts to bring out the beauty of being in an important phase of one s lifeRishabh Bala is a formidable and dedicated player of the football team of his school He is accompanied by his best friend Puro who is the captain of the team The tenth graders are crazy for the sport which shows up when they tactfully convince their parents to send them for the practice They have board exams to tackle and no coach to train them when by the grace of God they get one Noorani The coach makes use of his abrasive tone to bring the best out of a team he wants He symbolizes a teacher we need in our lives to guide useprimand us punish us and ultimately save us While there are football tournaments to handle Rishabh has her lady love Tamanna breaking his heart which affects his game Additionally there are parents setting high expectations from students which compels them to work harder and smarterWith passion love lies heartbreaks friendships Red Card is a coming of age story Officer, Surgeon…Gentleman!
representing the true picture of a typical teenager With a deft narrative woven with witty sassy language and loads of humor and puns I surely enjoyed theide thoroughly A very fine character sketch is being drawn for each individual The ualities have been attributed to them intelligently Moreover the characters with their distinct set of problems felt so lively and elatable All credits to the amazing narrationThough Football is at its core the book does deal with myriad issues of life Though it is about children the lesson of not giving up it teaches can be very well applied to everyone The complete plot is well designed with a lucid writing style and smooth flow of the central theme It is a telling account of kids who live with million dreams and find a way even in the dark to achieve the silver lining RED CARD by Kautuk Srivastava is a coming of age story that brings back all your teenage memories First off football fan or not you need to pick this book upThe story begins with the nail biting FIFA WORLD final between France and Italy and the infamous Zidane headbutt incident As all the French fans are enraged by the heat exchange between the two players three teenagers in Thane India scream at the French midfielder whereas Rishabh our protagonist is overjoyed with Italy scoring the final goalThe passion for football among this group of friends seeps out from the very first page of the book and it mak. Y and hormonally in love But what he yearns for most is victory on the field at least one trophy with his beloved school football teamSet in the suburban Thane of 2006 here is a coming of age story that uns uni. .