A Lawati was born in Pakistan, spent most of his adult life between the Middle East and North America and is now settled in Mississauga with is wife and teenage son. He has written one children’s book The Jungle Adventures of Chimpoo and is currently working on other short stories and a novel for young adults. Mr. Lawati has had professional success in multiple fields (banking, legal, transportation and training race horses) but his true passion is writing books for young children.
Because of his extensive travels, he is able to blend eastern and western cultural values into stories that always have a relevant message for his young readers. He can be found expressing his opinions and insights on his blog.