The author of this book, Aysha, a nine-year-old Emirati girl, lives a very simple life in her oasis hometown of Al Ain, in the United Arab Emirates. At such a young age, she was inspired to write especially at the times even when reading & writing books are becoming extinct. She will allow herself to speak about what persuaded her into writing and publish a book. Aysha has a passion for writing and her creativity shines through everything she does.
Aysha enjoys her family-driven life, and enjoys cooking in her free time and watching movies with her brothers over a weekend. Aysha is a very friendly young girl and finds pleasure in helping everyone she can. She enjoys travelling and spending quality time with her friends.
She is known for coloring the lives of all that surround her with her different and unique view on life.
14 November 2021 | 14:45 - 15:05 | English | A Fireside Chat with Aysha, author of Dream Land
While exploring Dream Land, Shamma and her friend Dana meet a fairy named Ilah, who shows them her house. Ilah wakes up the two girls and they all go to the park. The ongoing storm starts to go away and Shamma is very amazed, telling Ilah that she indeed is a real fairy.