The book is a plight of software engineer, which is common in every software professional's life but everyone thinks that his is a unique case. And he is the only one with whom things are going bad. It's a pattern if we understand correctly and we just have to find smart ways of dealing with such tricky scenarios.
About the author: The author is an experienced software professional who has worked with multiple product based multinational companies. Through his experience working on different products and understanding the trends in the growing market, he has developed more inclination towards innovation.