The Hidden Land: A Thrilling Novel About Friendship, Adventure, and Courage
Are you looking for a new and exciting adventure novel to add to your reading list? Look no further than “Children of The Hidden Land” by Mandira Shah. This action-packed coming-of-age story follows the journey of two girls, April and Shalini Gupta, as they brave an unknown world full of dangerous criminal activity.
The novel begins in Imphal, where fifteen-year-old April lives. She has grown up listening to stories of children disappearing. When her best friend Henthoiba goes missing, April sets out on a mission to find him. In a chance encounter, she befriends Shalini Gupta, the daughter of an army personnel who has just moved to Imphal. Together, April and Shalini discover an unknown world where children are trafficked and trained to be soldiers. The two girls are determined to find Henthoiba and put an end to the child trafficking activity.
Throughout the novel, Shah touches upon important themes such as insurgency, militancy, child trafficking, drugs and smuggling. This thrilling adventure story is an excellent read for young readers who will be hooked from the very first chapter.
The novel’s rich and comprehensive storylines are exciting yet complex, touching upon important social issues that are often overlooked. The characters are well-developed and relatable, making it easy to become fully immersed in their journey.
“Children of The Hidden Land” is a Shortlisted book for AutHer Awards 2023 in the Best Children’s Literature category, and for good reason. Shah has done an excellent job of weaving together a story that is both thrilling and informative. The novel is a great choice for children who are interested in adventure stories, as well as those seeking to gain knowledge on important social issues.
In conclusion, if you’re looking for a thrilling adventure story filled with danger, adventure, and courage, then “Children of The Hidden Land” by Mandira Shah is the perfect choice. The novel is a must-read for young readers and adults alike, and its valuable insights into important social issues make it an essential addition to any reading list. Reading “Children of The Hidden Land” will leave you entertained, informed, and uplifted all at once.#Micro #review #Children #Hidden #Land #Mandira #Shah