Across the Line - PaperbackWhen thirteen-year-old Jai accidentally discovers an old diary hidden in his home, little does he know that it is going to lead to an unravelling of dark secrets from the past--unspoken truths that Jai's grandmother has taken a lifetime to forget. Meanwhile, in Rawalpindi, fifteen-year-old Inaya gets selected for an international cricket tournament. But now she needs to overcome a bigger hurdle--getting her family's permission to go. As Jai and Inaya's unlikely paths cross, another story unfolds. A story that started in 1947, with the drawing of a line. A story that shifts the truth in their lives.
About the Author
Nayanika Mahtani is the author of Ambushed and The Gory Story of Genghis Khan (a.k.a. Don't Mess with the Mongols). She lives in London with her family and their two goldfish named Sushi and Fishfinger.