The Nearest Exit May Be Behind You

The Nearest Exit May Be Behind You

Set amid the world?s international airports and glamorous (and sometimes not so glamorous) hotels, the bestselling author of ?The Copenhagen Affair, brings you story about what it really means for professional (but still human!) women to tackle the corporate world, scale the leadership ladder, and lean in to the lives they?ve always wanted, and truly deserve?Up in the Air Set amid the world?s international airports and glamorous (and sometimes not so glamorous) hotels, the bestselli...

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Title:The Nearest Exit May Be Behind You
Author:Amulya Malladi
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Genres:Womens Fiction
ISBN:B07R5M8W7H
Edition Language:English
Format Type:Kindle Edition
Number of Pages:300 pages pages

The Nearest Exit May Be Behind You Reviews

  • Alison
    May 22, 2019
    Malladi had tapped into a slice of life that many women, who have battled their way to the top in the corporate arena, juggling societal and familial expectations along the way, will find extremely relatable. A witty, insightful and entertaining read about the challenges of life in the...
  • Deanna Sletten
    May 18, 2019
    Asmi is a successful woman who holds a high-powered position in a global corporation that allows her to travel all over the world. On the flip side, she is forty, unmarried, childless, and has no immediate prospects for a permanent relationship. She worries that she may have put too mu...
  • Toni
    Jun 08, 2019
    This book was funny, touching and empowering.you will love Asmi as she makes her was through a high powered job with wry humor and tenacity. Best book I've read in long time. ...
  • Annie McDonnell
    May 29, 2019
    We?ve needed a book like this! Women will applaud Amulya Malladi?s talent for weaving a workbook for us on how to step forward in our lives and careers into a fictional tale. We are offered real life strategic advice and guidance as the main character, Asmi is actually living it in...
  • Rochelle Weinstein
    May 22, 2019
    Malladi tackles a relevant topic for women in the modern working world: executives forced to juggle beauty and brains, balancing family and the workplace, and like one reviewer stated, all in fabulous heels. The Nearest Exit May Be Behind You is inspirational and compelling in its ...
  • Angela Johnson
    Jun 20, 2019
    Asmi is a role model, even if she can't see it. I can't quite remember how I got connected with the author to receive this ARC but I'm so glad I did. What a refreshing and empowering piece of literature. There are times when Asmi grated on my nerves, but it's probably because w...
  • Nikki
    Jul 07, 2019
    What an amazing book! I was given this ARC for an honest review and even if I hadn?t I still would have bought this book as soon as it hit the shelf! I love the way Amulya Malladi writes! She takes you literally on a journey in her books as if you are right with the characters and I ...
  • Angela
    Jun 16, 2019
    Part novel, part success manual and completely riveting. Asmi has a job that many people would covet. She travels the world and is successful in her career. She is vying with a (not so nice) colleague for a promotion. She is beginning to realize all of the sacrifices she has had to...
  • Angelina
    Jun 22, 2019
    Amulya Malladi?s new novel is a suspenseful fictional cocktail of corporate Hunger Games, Lean In, and business workbook with a dash of Jane Austenesque humor. Set in corporate America, the novel begins with Asmi wearing uber professional suit, Jungle Red lipstick, and Wild Thing san...
  • Angela Stone
    Jul 09, 2019
    Enjoyed this book. Too tired to put why into words. ...
  • Northwestreader
    Jun 04, 2019
    This book, like all of Malladi?s previous books, is easy to pick up and almost immediately get engaged with the story. While it?s not a page turner in the way that a mystery might be, I found myself reading ?just one more chapter? instead of getting up to engage in my next acti...
  • Robin
    Jun 18, 2019
    This book was a cross between a novel and a handbook for women in the corporate world. Not being in the corporate world(I work in medical field) I found it very interesting both as a novel and a resource. ...
  • Linda Zagon
    Jun 18, 2019
    Lindas Book Obsession Reviews ?The Nearest Exit May Be Behind You? by Amulya Malladi, She Writes Press, July 2019 Amulya Malladi, Author of ?The Nearest Exit May Be Behind You? has written a wonderful, thought-provoking, intriguing and time-appropriate novel. The Genres for ...
  • Moya Smith
    Jul 03, 2019
    A good read I do love all of this author?s work. This was not an exception. The format was interesting but I honestly was not interested in the business coaching ?chapters?. All came together in the end though. Off to read her newest book!! ...
  • Tracy Wright
    May 15, 2019
    Asmi is a successful career woman who is able to stand her ground against an arranged marriage but secretly has the same ambivalent insecurities when it comes to the glass ceiling. She has a lovely home on the beach, shops in the world's best airports, has a married French lover....yet...
  • Amy
    Jun 18, 2019
    To be honest, when I read the summary of The Nearest Exit May Be Behind You I wasn?t sure this book was for me. I?m not a career woman, never have been nor have aspired to be. But Asmi?s concerns are women?s concerns, in all walks of life. The setting of the corporate world was...
  • Miss W Book Reviews
    Jun 15, 2019
    The Nearest Exit May Be Behind You is the first book I have read by author Amulya Malladi and I am telling you it WILL NOT BE THE LAST!!!! This novel is not only incredibly well written fiction but also doubles as a professional woman's workbook and empowers working women everywhere. A...
  • Karina
    May 13, 2019
    ?The Nearest Exit May Be Behind You? by Amulya Malladi hooked me as soon as I saw the cover, the story inside did not disappoint. There are some books, which when once started are difficult to put down this is one of those books.  I started as soon as I got to work and I hardly pu...
  • Jennifer Wilson
    Aug 03, 2019
    I won in a giveaway on here a little while ago, and just got a chance to read it. This is the first book from this author. The story has a promising plot, and I looked forward to getting into it. We meet the main character Asmi outside of her bosses door, waiting to find out if she...
  • Tammy Morse
    Jun 25, 2019
    This a book about a women who turns 40 and is single and working her way up the corporate ladder. Feeling because she is a female she won't get the job she is working for. So she decides she will write a workbook to help women feel better and help themselves in the working their way up...
  • Heather Frimmer
    Jun 25, 2019
    This clever and relatable novel shines a bright spotlight on the struggles women face in the corporate world. The main character, Asmi, is being considered for a promotion to the Vice President of marketing at her tech company. The other candidate,Scott, is a revolting frat boy type ch...
  • Maida
    Jun 30, 2019
    Riveting women?s fiction/self-development workbook hybrid. Full review at maidamalby.com ...
  • Anita R Mohan
    Jul 30, 2019
    If you are a woman, READ this book. Does not matter what age or stage of life you are in, student, homemaker, in between careers, or a working woman, just READ this book. Call it a Survival Guide or Coaching 101, this book motivates, inspires, and maybe even emboldens. A survival wor...
  • Michelle Stamp
    Jun 18, 2019
    I have read and loved all of Amulya Malladi?s books. Every time I have started one, I immediately feel that I am with the characters and on their journeys with them. This book is no exception and I really enjoyed it. I was rooting for Asmi all the way, I liked her and could relate to...
  • Jeanne Fredriksen
    Jun 10, 2019
    Publishing July 1, 2019, appropriately just in time for Independence Day! Take a worldwide, whirlwind tour with Asmi Verma as she fights for the VP promotion being dangled in front of her and her colleague, the misogynist Scott Beauregard III. Fast and furious, THE NEAREST EXIT MAY BE ...
  • Carla Suto
    Jun 12, 2019
    THE NEAREST EXIT MAY BE BEHIND YOU by Amulya Malladi is an insightful and inspirational book that drew me in and kept me engaged from beginning to end. It is told from the point of view of forty-year-old Asmi, a successful marketing executive in a global corporation who suddenly finds ...
  • Shiva Priya
    Jul 03, 2019
    A must read for all kinds of women; working, SAHM, working at home, Mothers rejoining the workforce all go through the exact thoughts that Asmi has. Super refreshing and a raw read. At times you cringe with Asmi and at others you laugh, cry, and embolden as she goes through her struggl...
  • Kumkum
    Jun 27, 2019
    I?m a huge fan of the author?s books. In fact, I have read every single one of them! Her style of writing and the fact that each of her books revolve around different situations and each one has a unique storyline, keep me captivated till the end. This is the first time I?m writi...
  • Adrienne Harris
    Jul 20, 2019
    As with most of her novels (all of them, perhaps), I loved how Amulya Malladi introduced me to a different world?in this case, the corporate world?and specifically, the experience of a single woman of color in her late thirties working for an international company. As an academic, ...
  • Angel  D
    Jun 15, 2019
    Excellent new book!! Certainly anyone working in the corporate world will totally relate. Asmi takes us on a journey where I can say I have been!! It also speaks to any woman over 50 +( me, not Asmi) looking for a job in todays world. Talent , experience mean little when age is a facto...