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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Ravina Thakkar  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction

Audience: Young Adult;


-- Ravina Thakkar on WorldCat --

Illinois Connection

Thakkar lives in Plainfield.

Biographical and Professional Information

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.

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

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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.