Dina Mousa

Writer, San Diego, California, USA

Dina Mousa is an Egyptian woman, born and raised in Cairo, a traveler, and a foodie. She explored Asia and fell in love with South Korea, where she lived for six years. Now, she is a resident of San Diego, California. Her early chapter books for young readers were long-listed in the prestigious Golden Baobab contest for African authors, for 'The Sunbird and Fatuma' in 2014 and for 'Maya and the Mystery of the Cat Burglars' in 2016. Dina is a degree holder in screenwriting and cinema production. She is a peace lover; her work mainly focuses on young girls and women in marginalized communities, race, identity conflict, poverty, victims of war and the mistreatment of animals.

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