Her third book Soccer Star – Published by Candlewick Press, is due in stores by April 2014 and her fourth picture book (name TBA) will be out circa 2015 published by Scholastic.
The Secret Message is in the reading anthology taught in fourth grades across USA in schools which use McGraw Hill textbooks.
What people have said about Mina’s books:
“Uplifting and inspiring, this beautifully written and illustrated book reminds us of the joys and saving grace of friendship and sport. Set in South Africa, this book is a gift for soccer fans and all families around the world.”
~ Archbishop Desmond Tutu
“A fantastic read about a different life and a different culture, yet highlighting the universal love of a sport and a universal concept of bullying”
~ Reshama Deshmukh, Stacking Books
On The Secret Message…
“This handsome picture book’s intriguing title will grab children, and they won’t be disappointed with the twists in both story and message.”
~ Hazel Rochman, Booklist
“After the first suspenseful reading, children should clamor for repeats.”
~ Publisher’s Weekly
If you would like to invite Mina to your school or public venue for a presentation, please send an inquiry via her contact page.