Deepak Dalal left a career in chemical engineering to write stories for children. He enjoys wildlife and the outdoors. Not surprisingly, his stories are inspired by nature and the landscapes ofIndia. He has written several books set in wilderness destinations, like Ladakh,Ranthambore, the Lakshadweep Islands, the Andaman Islands and the Sahyadri Hills. This is his third book in his latest series, Feather Tales, a set of gorgeously illustrated books for younger children.