Join the Taranauts in a fun, exciting and - phew! - dangerous adventure – in another Universe! Shyn, Dazl, Glo, Shimr, Lustr, Sparkl, Syntilla, Glytr...These are the bright, shining worlds of a whole different Universe called Mithya. But now all eight are in darkness. Mithya’s 32 stars have been seized by Shaap Azur, the wicked twin of the Emperaza Shoon Ya. The people of Mithya are horrified and heartbroken, until three brave and gifted Taranauts – Zarpa, Zvala and Tufan – come to their rescue. Time is short. And the young Taranauts are up against many challenges, including the Bottomless Well, the Castle of Confusion, the Jungle of Jeopardy, as well as mindboggling mazes and riddles. Can the threesome win against the fearsome Shaap Azur and bring the stars back? Will Mithya shine again? Read and find out!
Roopa Pai is a computer engineer who always knew she was going to write for children. To make a living, she brings together three other loves - history, working with young people and her home town Bangalore - in her day job as a guide with Bangalore Walks, a history and heritage walks and tours company.