Burhana Islam

Genres: Children | Fiction | Novel
Born in Bangladesh, raised in Newcastle and currently residing in the outskirts of Manchester, Burhana Islam is a storyteller who is passionate about exploring themes of heritage, belonging, identity and faith in her work. She studied English Literature at Newcastle University before deciding to become a secondary school teacher, sharing her love for stories with a new generation of curious, young minds. Mayhem Mission is her debut children’s fiction book, and she is also the author of AMAZING MUSLIM’S WHO CHANGED THE WORLD (Puffin, 2020).
Twitter: @burhanawrites
Instagram: @Burhana92
Arts Council - funding literature
Fáilte Ireland
Wild Atlantic Way
CCC Library & Arts Service
Cork County Council
Pure Cork
Creative Places West Cork Islands
RTÉ Supporting The Arts
Maritime Hotel