Tral shines again, Dadsara girl authors her first book

Tral, May 7: Sub district Tral continues to shine as 12 years old Touyiba Binti Javaid of Dadsara village has authored her debut novel.
The novel titled as ‘Luna Spark & The Future Telling Clock’ stands financed by
J & K Academy of Art, Culture and Languages. Born in a family who father is a dentist and mother senior assistant proffessor in History, Touyiba had the crush for writing from her early childhood. She wrote many poems which are yet to bi published.
After writing this imaginative book, she became one of the youngest authors of the Kashmir.
Touyiba is presently a 7th class student at DPS Srinagar, who has a lot of interest in writing stories and poems, besides study.
She said that her book ‘Luna Spark’ is based on imagination and characters in her book (novel) are actually cats with different names.
Inspired by Geronimo Stilton and her grandfather for writing this Novel, Taouyiba has thanked them wholeheartedly for their role in making her dreams fulfilled. Besides that, she gave credits to Abajan, Ami, his brother and other relatives.
Her eork has been acknowledged in the academic circles.
”At just 11, such an attempt is praiseworthy. I am really glad she had a flare for writing… what I liked the most is the shape of sentences….a clarity of this sort is admirable. Though she has along way to go but her short and crisp lines convey a lot about her. The plot, the sequence, the scene, the story …everything comes later .First is the clarity of the prose that counts. (writes greater Kashmir columnist Aijaz ul Haq)
“A commendable attempt .the budding author takes children to an adventurous land with a remarkable imaginative power at a young age of 12.Aijaz Ashraf Wani Author “” What Happened to Governance in Kashmir?” oxford University press.
While giving message to aspiring writers, she said that every writer should write with full confidence & fervour to chase the dreams.
It is pertinent to mention here, Touyiba has written many poems so far, which are yet to be published.
Her parents talking to media expressed happiness and said that they are going to help their daughter in each and every phase of life to get her dreams fulfilled.