This is a collection of nine short stories, each carrying a moral, with fictional characters, animals, or plants to make the it an interesting and enjoyable read. Once Upon a Time has stories the author originally used to tell to her children to instill in them some beautiful morals like courage, conviction, honesty, self-confidence, and others in an interesting way through stories.
Wife of a supportive man, Sara Farooq is also a mother of a girl and two inspiring sons. She started her university education from Newcastle, Great Britain, studying physiotherapy and then a master’s in quality management. She then earned a doctorate from the United States of America. The Arabic language and reading were and still are passions for her in life. She began telling her children these short stories, inspired by her rich imagination, to inculcate some beautiful morals and virtues in them.