Born in Hampshire, United Kingdom, Alyssia is the 1st generation of British-Mauritian. In January 2020, she won the young writer award for her poem. This book is first in its series of 10 books which were a covid 19 lock down family project for her and her younger sister Alessandra. Together with their dad, Samuel T. Reddy who himself is a best-selling author  passed on his writing skills.