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Ravina Thakkar

Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois: Thakkar lives in Plainfield.

Biography: When Thakkar was eight years old, she wanted to become an author. She started writing her book The Adventure of a Lifetime. Thakkar has cystic fibrosis and her wish was to become a published author. At the age of thirteen and with the help of Make a Wish Foundation, Thakkar's book has been published.


Primary Literary Genre(s): Fiction

Primary Audience(s): Young adult readers

Ravina Thakkar on WorldCat :

Selected Titles

The adventure of a lifetime /
ISBN: 1402269145 OCLC: 840934542

Nine-year-old Betty loves reading and longs for an adventure of her own, until a mysterious new book transports her to the world of Amber the Brave, where Betty must battle evil Dr. Sly while trying to get back home.