Get Free Copy

100 free copies left

This novel is limited to 100 free copies due to its part in Inkitt’s Novel Contest.

0
Free copy left
You can read our best books
MysticalMusings would love your feedback! Got a few minutes to write a review?
Write a Review

Manik & Nandini - Stars & Fireflies

By MysticalMusings

Drama / Romance

Blurb

Follows the life of Manik and Nandini. How they met and fell in love.

Chapter 1

Destiny! What is it a six letter words that holds the magic of the life.. Everything in this life happens because it was destined to happen. We meet people for we are destined to meet them, some stay, some leave and then there is one who changes our entire destiny itself. The one meeting which turns out to be the biggest turning point of our life and the life changes without us even realizing it. Its all planned by destiny and when that happens its magic.

This life is full of magic waiting to be discovered and unleashed, don’t stop looking for it you never know when magic happens and you change, life changes and love happens. Love is one of a kind of magic, it makes every thing around us beautiful, it’s the greatest gift of life to us. I believe in true love, I believe in love at first sight. It doesn’t mean there will all rainbows and unicorns; no there won’t be. But finding that one person for whom all the troubles look tiny is love, is life in its true sense. You are alive with magic when you are in love. So let’s go and live one such love story which is nothing special but its the most special story. Story of two strangers, two opposites Manik and Nandini, who when met glowed like stars and fireflies after a stormy rainy night and the biggest magic called love happened. A love which changed them, a love which consumed them, a love that’s written by destiny, a love which will not find it’s place in any history books; but as long as the stars and fireflies will glow it will remain alive in them, long after Manik and Nandini are gone.

Meet the lovers and their cupids:

Manik Malhotra, the guy born with the silver spoon. A prince to every girls’ dream. Tall, handsome with those perfect eyes which can speak everything his heart holds but never speak, eyes that melt everyone who dares to look into them. He has everything a huge business empire promising great wealth. He is a great musician, lead guitarist and singer of the most popular band Fab5. He has a perfect life,his music, great friends and a girl friend who loves him more than anything or anyone else. but he never smiles. No one knows what Manik’s smile is like. So does he have a perfect life ? Does he love the girl back in the same way? Does he even love her?

Nandini Murthy, One look at this petite Mangalorian girl and all you would notice is her smile which brightens up even a lost heart, big beautiful eyes that smile and make you fall in love with them and that beautiful hair which keeps on falling on her face and she keeps on removing them with tiring. Nandini is not rich, she lost her parents in an accident, has a younger brother and lives with her grand mom whom she calls Ams in Mangalore. Life is very soon taking her to Mumbai where her story begins.

Dhruv, Manik’s best friend. A guy who is the most silent of the Fab5, he never talk much but he has a connection with Manik that no one else has. He know him like no one does. But there would be happenings that would drive these two apart.

Cabir, undoubtedly the coolest guy of the campus. A favourite of girls and an out and out prankster. But there are things about him that even his best friends don’t know. He will become the biggest cupid for Manik and one day they both will be more than friends

Alya, he only identity is she is Manik’s girlfriend. A total diva, Manik is the love of her life. She grew up with just one notion that she belongs to him and no one else. But does Manik has ever felt the same way for her, does he even love her?

Mukti, the most troubled girl of Fab5. A girl who loved and got betrayed and this betrayal has made her bitter about everything in life.

Harshad, Alya’s brother and Manik’s arch nemesis. Everything about him is grey.

Navya, a simpleton like Nandini but very filmy. She’s from Patna, small town girl with big dreams. She will be Nandini’s best friend and they will stand for each other in every situation.

Nyonika Malhotra, Manik’s mother or rather his enemy whom he love to hate.

Mr & Mrs Murthy, the most sweetest and probably the best parents in this world. They are Nandini’s uncle and aunty whom she calls chacha and chachi.

Ams, Nandini’s grand mom who has raised her and her brother with the best values and principles any child can get.

Rishabh, Nandini’s brother who became a patient of mysterious disease after his accident.

And yes the most important Space Academy, the place where Manik and nandini would meet and their story would begin, the place which becomes the greatest witness to their love story. Space Academy is Manik and Fab5′s playing ground but things will change with Nandini and Navya coming in. Two opposites will meet here where their fates will entwined and a great love story is just waiting to be born.

End of Part 1

Continue Reading Next Chapter
Further Recommendations

Lauren Sanby: This is an excellent story. Very gripping and keeps your attention throughout. Hoping the author is writing a sequel because I'd love to read more about Rhi and Andreas and find out what else Rhi is able to do with her powers.

Grapes Are Juicy yes!!!: I give this novel FIVE STARS ! This novel is worth reading from the beginning to the end! The plot and conflicts in this story are very smartly integrated. The language facility is a little odd , but i guess this was done on purpose, given the novel's set era. Other than that, this should definit...

263Adder: Okay so I adore this story. I only knocked one star off plot for historical inaccuracies because I'm a bit of a stickler for that. The ending broke my heart though, considering you already changed history couldn't you (SPOILER) change it a bit more and have them together!!!! I want an alternative...

maewilde25: I am so in love with this story!!! captivated me till the very end, there wasn't a dull moment. Didn't particularly enjoy the lay out and some bits of info was missing along with how a 21 year old man amassed so much wealth that needed to be explained other than that and a few spelling errors, th...

emmaneal74: I loved this booked. Would definitely buy it when published and read it again. The story flowed in such a way I just couldn't put it down. I was never confused about the characters or their roles in the story which can happen sometimes with so many lead. I'd recommend this to anyone wanting to r...

jessiehs: This was absolutely amazing. I loved how it went back and forth between perspectives. I actually cried at the end I was so happy. This was amazing. I can't even think of another word to describe it. Thank you for writing his.

Giuliana Cassetta: My face is full of tears, I never cried like now with a book or even a movie. I loved every single chapter. I truly don't know what to say, I'm out of words and my eyes hurt from crying. Such an bittersweet story, it's so wonderful. One of my favorites for sure. Keep it up!

Katy Rayne: i really enjoyed this book. i have to say i didn't know what to expect, but with every chapter that came something crucial to keep you reading happened. I was disappointed with the ending if this is for another book i will defiantly carry on reading the next book.

zoheusher20: What more can I say? The writing style and little details drew me into the book and for the entirety of the story I was Juliet. I felt her turmoil and emotions and every trouble or triumph as they arrived. This story was very different and had quite a few little but unexpected twists that made it...

More Recommendations

ernbelle: When I first started this story I was a little unsettled by all of the information that appears in the prologue, and wasn't sure if I would continue. However, I am very glad I did. The plot was very well thought out and really interesting. There were not any page breaks or markers to acknowledge ...

Flik: Hi! ^.^ huge fan of yours on ff.net! When I saw the note about this contest on The Way We Smile, I couldn't help but rush over here, create an account, and vote! XD Seriously love this story and would recommend it to anyone! :D best FT fanfiction out there. Amazing story, amazing concept that wa...

mullikin902: Do not start reading this book unless you have enough time to finish it in one sitting, because you will not be able to put it down! Superlative! Addictive! Deliciously wicked characters you can't get enough of. Impatiently waiting for the sequel!

maewilde25: I liked this, though it dragged on for over 200pages and heaven knows I did not expect the plot twist in the middle. David being Cristiãn. I was wondering when he would show up and didn't know he was there all along. it looks like there should be a sequel, please let there be a sequel. I know the...

JONANNA: As an avid reader it is not often I say that about a book. The plot is what was different and the twists where unexpected. This book is defiantly a page turner and enjoyable read. I can't wait to reread this novel after a little editing to finish off the shine on this wonderful novel.

bethnaloza: Good book... bad grammar though it gets a little annoying though but otherwise it's good..I stayed up like almost 4am for this damn book!!!It's good and frickn *JehshhsDjjdjxjxmsdbhsjDhsjkakanabshjsjssA

About Us:

Inkitt is the world’s first reader-powered book publisher, offering an online community for talented authors and book lovers. Write captivating stories, read enchanting novels, and we’ll publish the books you love the most based on crowd wisdom.