Omani Author of Written works in the Children, Fantasy, Humor genresNationality: Omani
Type of writing: Novels, Poetry, Plays, Short Stories, Articles, Script Writing
Genre: Children, Fantasy, Humor
Other Genre/ Type of writing : Social Commentary
Best Work so far: A short story entitled – Romance Cold Turkey
About the Omani Author Sami Jaffer
I have been writing for over 5 years in a range of different forms, I write regularly for the Local Times Of Oman newspaper, I also released my first book this year. At the same time I have been busy creating a company that might be able to support artists and creative industries by providing communications solutions and financial, logistical and administrative support to creative individuals. In all these efforts have been successful. My main aim in all of this is market creation in Oman so that peoples interest in books, and movies and learning can be boosted in Oman.
About Sami Jaffer’s Written Works
A novel for children (8 years and above) – Entitled “The Adventures of the Shir Sha – Pharha’s Quest” the story follows a young girl on the search for the missing medicine man of her village, but her adventure leads her to discover more about herself and the world around her.
It is available in book shops in Oman and soon to be released on the web as an ebook. An audio booklet is also under discussion. For more information please check:
Several screenplays (short and feature length) – Many having won some acclaim in screenwriting competition. Others I have given to filmmakers, and yet more I have made into films myself.