- Written by Amin Meleika
- Illustrated by Taillefer Long
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A delightful story of an 8 year old William,who like other boys wants to imitate his father,and get to know what he really does. The father, an archeologist working for the British museum,is equally amused and intrigued by his son’s curiosity. This is also a story of travel , linking history and geography with an unusual reference to william’s fondness for chocolate.
Amin Meleika is a senior diplomat from Egypt. He has travelled to different countries on assignment including Ethiopia,the Netherlands,Hong kong,Switzerland and Canada.He enjoyed inventing stories to tell his two children as they were little.Something they tremendously enjoyed,and was thus inspired to start putting some of them into writing..some of the fiction is inspired by places he has lived in with his family ,outside of his country of origin.