Swapner Rong - new book of Mihika Khan has been published through an online webinar on Wednesday. Popular science fiction writer Dr. Muhammed Zafar Iqbal was the chief guest of the ceremony while the veteran educationist Dr. Mohammad Kaykobad participated as the special guest in this live webinar conducted by journalist Munir Hasan.The twelve-year young author has presented three colorful dream stories in this book - Pencil Box, Small Bean and Bandhu Bidai.
When asked about her writing inspiration, Mihika Khan said, ‘I love to read a lot of books. I realized a lot of kids love to read books. But out of 100 readers, perhaps only 5 think of writing. Can I be one of these writers?’ This got her started and now at age 12, she already published her third story book.
In his speech Dr. Mohammad Kaykobad said, ‘I know Mihika very closely. We have a budding author among us and I wish the best for her.’ In addition to writing, she is also interested in illustrations, animation, math problems, and even acting.
‘I have read the book Swapner Rong with joy’, said Dr. Muhammed Zafar Iqbal. She is young in age, but her writing style shows maturity. Dr. Iqbal saw similarity between his early-age writing with that of Mihika. He wishes bright writing future for Mihika so that at some day the readers and publishers will be waiting for Mihika’s next book.
Mihika, the only child of Khondoker Nur-E Jannat and Dr. Shahadat Khan was born in Vancouver, Canada. She is a student of American International School.
‘Swapner Rong’ - the fiction was published by Syed Zakir Hossain, owner of Adorn Publications. The price of the book is 250 taka and it is available at Adorn Office at Segun Bagicha or online at rokomari.com.Caption: Swapner Rong - the third book of a 12 year young Mihika Khan was published in an online publication ceremony on Wednesday. Dr. Muhammed Zafar Iqbal was the chief guest and Dr. Mohammad Kaykobad was the special guest. Conducted by journalist Munir Hasan, the program was also attended by publisher Syed Zakir Hossain of Adorn Publications.