Tanisha, 12, Surat
Tanisha Sumeet Ramchandani is a class 6 student in Surat. She loves art and crafts. She is a happy girl who loves to spend time with her friends.
Hunar Choudhary, 12, Kolkata
Hunar loves writing and dogs. She is adventurous, always up to try something new and her world revolves around her family and friends. She submitted this story as part of Bookosmia’s short story contest for children. We doff our hat to young writers like her who are not afraid to tread the path unknown. Congrats to Word Munchers for mentoring her.
Riddhiman Gangopadhyay,13, Kolkata
Riddhiman Gangopadhyay is a lover of Messi and eat, drinks, sleeps and dreams Football. A sport lover.. from cricket to kabaddi he misses nothing. Loves to read books and watch Hollywood movies especially the horror ones. He is also a keen keyboard player.
Tanaaz Shaikh, 11, Johannesburg
Tanaaz Shaikh is a Grade 5 student who lives in Johannesburg, South Africa. Her roots lie in Ankleshwar, Gujarat. She loves academics, spending time with her family and reading. She is fascinated by the stories her mother tells her about growing up in India and looks forward to meeting her cousins in India during her vacations. Bookosmia wishes this young author the best!
Bansari Ronak Desai, 9, Surat
Bansari is a 9 year old from Surat who loves to dance, sing and write.
Vyomkesh Nirav Buch, 13, Surat
Vyomkesh is studying in 6th standard in Surat. His hobbies are reading and cricket. He loves nature and animals. His story "Clean Surat, Green Surat" on the plague in Surat many years back, even before he was born is an eye opener for all of us today.
Siddharth Mundra , 8, Kolkata
8 year old Siddharth loves to read books- facts, fiction and mythological tales too. Making figures out of lego blocks is a favourite activity of his. The capitals and flags of the different countries of the world amaze him . He loves to play football and cricket amongst outdoor sports.
Aastha Bagree, 17, Kolkata
Aastha Bagree is 17 year old student of Modern High School For Girls. Since a very young age, curiosity has been by her side. Along with curiosity, a deep passion for astronomy has also guided her through her years of middle and high school. A keen artist and an elegant dancer, Aastha has always held writing at a high pedestal.
Sufiya Anjum, 15, Bangalore
Sufiya is a 15 year old Grade 10 student of Excellent English School, Bangalore.Her father is a auto rickshaw driver, mother a housewife and she has two elder brothers. She loves to play Football in Madhavan park and read horror stories is her free time. Sufiya wants to be a psychiatrist when she grows up, to help people with mental stress and illness. Congrats Sufiya on penning a tale that made us sit up and take notice. You are a true Bookosmian!
Jameer Ahmed, 11, Bangalore
11 year old Jameer Ahmed of Police Public School , Bangalore pens down an idea that would benefit everyone. Congrats Jameer on penning a tale that made us sit up and take notice. You are a true Bookosmian. May you go places! Ever seen street dogs shivering in the cold or hunting for food in the garbage? Read this very relevant story
Tejashree S, 13 years, Bangalore
13 year old Tejashree S of Police Public School, Bangalore writes a wonderful story of how she was terrified of a dog and later went out of her way to help it! Congrats Tejashree on penning a tale that made us sit up and take notice. You are a true Bookosmian. May you go places!
Jeevan, 13, Bangalore
Jeevan is a grade 7 student of Police Public School , Bangalore. His father is a Head Constable and mother a house wife. He loves drawing and learning more about Science. When he grows up, Jeevan wants to be a pilot in the Indian army. Jeevan says this is a true story based on an incident that happened when he visited his village Kolar in the holidays. Congrats Jeevan on penning a tale that made us sit up and take notice. You are a true Bookosmian. May you go places! Read this true story by Jeevan, "My life as a street dog."
Vinay, 13, Bangalore
Vinay is a 13 year old grade 8 student of POLICE Public School, bangalore. His father is a Head Constable and mother a house wife. Vinay loves to read story books and books on science. He wants to be an IAS officer when he grows up cos its a very respected job. Congrats Vinay on penning a tale that made us sit up and take notice. You are a true Bookosmian. May you go places! Read Vinay's story "The Time Traveling Droplet" about an enthusiastic droplet of water in its repeat journey to earth. What would it discover?
Anam Suhana, 14, Bangalore
Anam is 14 years old and a Grade 9 student of Excellent English School, Bangalore. Her father is a tailor, mother a housewife and she has two older siblings. Colouring and cycling keep her thoughts fresh and creative and she wants to be a doctor treating cancer patients when she grows up. Congrats Anam on penning a tale that made us sit up and take notice. You are a true Bookosmian. May you will go places! Read Anam’s story "The Green Planet" here.
Vashita ,13, Kolkata
13 year old Vashita from Kolkata is a shy, reserved and a hardworking girl who knows her responsibilities very well.Besides spending time with her family and friends she loves art, playing tennis and watching her favourite serials on Netflix once in a while.She is developing a good habit of taking care of her studies and striving to do well for herself. Read her wonderful story "Someone Different".
Moin Ahmed, 16, Bangalore
Moin Ahmed is a 16 year old Grade 10 student from Excellent Academy,Bangalore. Moin's father is a tempo driver, mother a housewife and he has four siblings at home. He loves to read stories about kings and queens. He has many ambitions but he has selected two of those- to be a Mechanical Engineer or a Pilot. Congrats Moin on penning a tale that made us sit up and take notice. You truly are Bookosmian. May you will go places! Read Moin’s story The Brave Vs The Wise under our Read a Story section.
Sumaiya Kouser, 16, Bangalore
Sumaiya is a 16 years old Grade 10 student of Excellent English School, Bangalore. Her father is an auto rickshaw driver, mother a housewife and she has two elder brothers. She loves painting and reading stories and writing stories high on imagination. Congrats Sumaiya on penning a tale that made us sit up and take notice. You are a true Bookosmian. May you go places! Her story is a great example of how explaining a concept is much easier and fun through stories than textbook. Read Sumaiya's interesting story "The Adventure of Four Friends."
Prisha Moitra, 8, Kolkata
Prisha Moitra is a grade-3 student of Indus Valley World School, Kolkata who aspires to become an artist when she grows up. At school she aims to be an all round performer and has been awarded for the same in the past two consecutive school years. She has won several accolades in extra curricular activities like story telling and writing, elocution, spell bee, ramp camp etc. Literature and Science are two of her favourite subjects and of all the things she enjoys doing, performing arts is on the top of the charts. In her free time she reads books, plays chess and goes for long walks with her family. Her favourite authors are Roald Dahl and J. K. Rowling and her only wish is to get Harry Potter's invisibility cloak through some miracle so that she can read books and play with Lego blocks way past her bedtime. Prisha is Bookosmia's Chief Beta Reader (Under 10)
Neha Mahesh, 12, Chennai
Neha Mahesh, is a 12 year old, studying in Class 8 at the PSBB Millennium School, Chennai. Stories and poems have fascinated her since she was very young. She believes that words can make magic, and great stories can change the world. She loves everything to do with books, movies, music, and art.