The Mystery of the Forbidden Fort by Maulshree Mahajan; Locksley Hall Publishing

Children’s Books: The Mystery of the Forbidden Fort

Maulshree Mahajan has created detective fiction series for children. Her plots and characters are set in an India we relate to. But she is probably the first female author to break stereotypes and venture into writing mystery stories for young ones. her sleuths are also young girls. Continue reading Children’s Books: The Mystery of the Forbidden Fort

Bedouins of Wadi rum. Jordan

In the red sands of Wadi Rum, Jordan

Visiting the famed Valley of the Moon or Wadi Rum, Jordan, which is a protected area since 2011, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Made famous with the writings of Lawrence of Arabia, adventures of Indiana Jones and beauty of The Martian, it has been the home of the Nabateans also. Their marks lie in rock paintings, graffiti and temples. Continue reading In the red sands of Wadi Rum, Jordan