Growing Up In Mist, is a crazy and interesting insight into the lives of high school students of today. The book explores the world of friendship and love, and infatuations. The story revolves around the life of Bharat. The crazy things he and Shlok do in class and how his attempts to impress Pankhudi, brands him as a tharki. The basic fact of life – ‘Life is not all peaches’ – implies to everyone. This implication sets Bharat on an unimagined path. During this phase of life, zeal is there but direction in life is missing and the book talks about the importance of finding one.