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Romance novelists Nisha Sharma and Sonali Dev understand the nuances of arranged marriage , and they've both written about it, in some way, in their books. In The Takeover Effect , released in April, Sharma introduced readers to Mina Kohli, a determined young woman who is willing to do anything to regain control of her mother's law firm, even if it means agreeing to an arranged marriage. In A Bollywood Affair , released in , Dev centered her story on Milli, a woman who hasn't seen her husband since she was promised to him as a child bride at the age four. Although, as Dev notes later in our conversation, child marriage and arranged marriage are not the same things. Off the page, both authors have personal experience with arranged marriage: Dev has, in her own words, "lived rather blissfully in one for over two decades now" and Sharma describes herself as the "product of a very successful arranged marriage. In the conversation below, Sharma and Dev talk about arranged marriage in their work, and what they'd like to see more of in South Asian romance novels:.
When Aiden and Brooke set out to find spouses, they end up together. Brooke is tired of trusting her own judgment when it comes to finding a husband, and Aiden just wants what his brother has — a beautiful family. But, when Aiden shows up, Brooke thinks he looks more like Mr. Rogers than Mr. Can an arranged marriage ever work out, or are Brooke and Aiden just wasting their time? Devon and Emma have an arranged marriage — he is doing it because he needs a wife and wants no emotional ties, and she is doing it to help her family keep their farm. Devon is also the Earl of Devonport, so it is good for his family lineage.
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