By Ahana Bhattacharya
Mumbai, Nov 27 (IANS): Hindi fiction author Amit Khan is on cloud 9 these days. His bestseller ebook, Bicchoo Ka Khel, written over 30 years in the past and unavailable out there proper now, has been made into an internet sequence produced by Ekta Kapoor, and the present is doing fairly properly. A lot so, Khan informs, there are plans for reprint of the ebook and an audiobook model as properly.
“That is the age of selling and as a author, the online sequence is giving publicity to my ebook, which makes me very joyful. These display diversifications entice the viewers in the direction of studying the unique ebook, which is excellent. Proper now, my ebook Bicchoo Ka Khel shouldn’t be accessible out there, however readers are demanding it. So, we’re planning to publish it as quickly as doable. Additionally it is coming in audiobook format,” Amit Khan informed IANS.
How glad is he with the display adaptation? “There are the adjustments (within the net sequence), little doubt. This novel was written 30 years in the past, so that they have made the difference preserving the current time in thoughts. The story has additionally been altered a little bit however nothing has been completed with out informing me. It’s a good adaptation, I am joyful,” he mentioned.
He added: “I might prefer to thank Ekta Kapoor for giving me due credit score and publicity, which writers usually allege that they do not get,” the creator mentioned.
With net exhibits on digital platforms, tv and different types of leisure taking on a serious share of our free time, the passion in the direction of studying books appears to be declining, particularly among the many youthful technology.
Speaking concerning the pattern, the creator expressed: “I’ve had over a 100 books of mine revealed, however I’ve by no means completed any advertising and marketing for my books. Earlier my books would go straight to the ebook stall after being revealed. Regardless of that, there are books of mine which have bought over one lakh copies. Issues are altering now and readership has diminished. But when extra movies and net exhibits are constructed from books, I’m hopeful that it’s going to entice individuals in the direction of studying the unique ebook.”
The online sequence Bicchoo Ka Khel stars Divyenndu Sharma and the creator is all reward for the actor. “Divyenndu is a superb actor and an excellent human being. He’s very all the way down to earth, which may be very totally different from his display picture within the net sequence. Once I met him for the primary time, he had informed me that he agreed to do the online sequence as a result of he was so intrigued after listening to the ebook’s title!”
Amit Khan is at the moment gearing up for his subsequent novel, a supernatural romantic story titled, Laut Aayi Chhaya. The author knowledgeable that whereas the ebook has not but been revealed, the online sequence rights are already bought!