Born and brought up in Gonda, Shashank has completed his graduation and PG from Lucknow university. Currently he is working as an Inspector in Income tax, department , but aspires to pursue his career in the field of Hindi literature. Right now he is preparing for a doctorate in Hindi literature. His debut book is called Dehaati Ladke. This is story of a countryside boy Rajat, who fresh from village schools comes to the happening capital city of Lucknow for his higher education. High aspirations to become an officer , raw manners and slight desi pan in his etiquettes, he struggles his way out in the polished surrounding of college. The city and College starts to absorb him and he tries to adapt to the ways of the city. In the turns of events he meets a refined classy girl & 2 opposite nature boys. Their friendship pangs well and some interesting things start to happen. With passing of time, A mix of pressure for career, the girl turning practical and a misunderstanding with the friends leads their ways apart. Then the boy realises that this world is not so fair and unless he proves his metal, he will always be an outsider , ‘a dehati ladka’ for the city. In his struggle a new girl supports him, and he goes on to to become an Income Tax officer, Govt of India. But has the first girl moved on or she is still practical ? Will the misunderstanding give way to their reunion?