Samina Mishra is a documentary film-maker, writer and teacher based in New Delhi who spends a lot of time thinking about the business of growing up. She also runs The Magic Key Centre for the Arts and Childhood, and hopes her work encourages children to imagine and realize the world they want to live in. She loves cats and goats, Narcissus and frangipani flowers, and endless cups of tea.Whenever Nida wants to do something new, Abba is scared for her and says NONONO. But Nida needs to learn and do new things--so the only way is for her to persuade Abba. Can she find a way?
Nida Finds a Way (hOle Book)
Samina MishraPriya Kuriyan
SAMINA MISHRA is a documentary film-maker, writer and teacher based in New Delhi, with a special interest in media for and about children. Her work uses the lens of childhood, identity and education to reflect the experiences of growing up in India. She also runs The Magic Key Centre for the Arts and Childhood. Samina's books include Shabana and the Baby Goat, My Friends in the City, My Sweet Home and 101 Children's Books We Love! (co-author) among others. Her latest book with Duckbill called Nida Finds a Way will be out in 2021.Priya Kuriyan is a children's book author and illustrator and comics maker based in Bangalore. She has directed educational films for the Sesame Street show (Galli Galli Sim Sim) and has worked on various TV commercials. She has illustrated many comics and children's books including Ammachi's Glasses and Princess Easy Pleasy.