passionate about inspirational writing.

A self-published author, a future software engineer, and all-around ambitious learner, welcome to the page of Leena Althekair.

→ Author

Middle grade novel, “Foreshadow”, self-published and distributed in 2018.

→ (Future) Software Engineer

Computer Science Bachelor’s student at Dar Al-Hekma University.

→ Learner

On a new journey everyday to meeting new people, devouring more knowledge, and discovering myself.


Literary work


Foreshadow: Trapped in Her Own Mind

A thrilling middle grade novel about Meghan, whose life spins out of control after an experiment gone awry.

“The book features a suspenseful, well-written story that draws the reader in from page one.”

Arab News

“… she finally achieved her dream of having [her book] published and proved that major accomplishments can be made at any age …”

About Her Magazine

My debut novel, Foreshadow, earned me the title of “Youngest English-Language Saudi Author” in 2018, and went on to kickstart my self-published author career.

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