Ammar Habib

Ammar Habib

Ammar was born in Lake Jackson, Texas in 1993. His mother and father are originally from Pakistan, but moved to Tennessee in the mid-1980s and to Texas in 1990. Writing has always been a passion of Ammar’s since he was in elementary school. While attending Brazoswood High School, he had the opportunity to take Creative Writing in his junior and senior year (2009-2011) and was able to greatly improve his writing skills.

It has always been a dream of Ammar’s to become a successful author and he is very excited about seeing that dream come true. Ammar enjoys crafting stories that are not only entertaining, but also have something useful to say to the reader.

Ammar's debut novel, Dark Guardian, was released in August, 2014. He was 21-years-old at the time of its publication. Dark Guardian was a superhero/action novel. The book was met with a very successful release and was one of the publisher's most successful titles in 2014. The novel was also very highly praised by readers. It will be the first installment of a trilogy. The second installment, Dark Guardian: A New Dawn , was published in February 2017 and the final book of the trilogy is set to be released in late 2017.

His second fictional work, a short story entitled Crossroads, was published on May 2nd, 2015. Upon being released for Pre-Order, Crossroads had a tremendously successful release. It made it onto 4 Bestseller Lists for the genres of 'Short Stories', 'Inspirational Short Stories', 'Short Love Stories', & 'Motivational Stories'. Crossroads was published by a traditional publishing company based out of England.

His second novel, Memories Of My Future, was released to tremendous success in July 2016, making several bestseller lists. It is co-written by a well-known surgeon from the Greater Houston Area, Dr. Anil Sinha. Memories Of My Future is a historical/inspirational novel. The historical parts of the novel are all based on real historical events. The book was the winner of the 2016 Independent Press Award in the category of Best Work of Inspirational Fiction.

Ammar is currently working on several other projects and plans to continue furthering his writing career. His goal is to be a New York Times Best-Selling Author in the near future. Ammar presently resides in his birthplace of Lake Jackson, Texas. He lives with his family, all of whom are his biggest fans. Ammar finds inspiration from his imagination and the world around him.

Lenka's List had the pleasure to publish this interview on: May 11th, 2017
I have been writing fiction since I was seven-years-old. There were several events that caused me to start writing. One reason I started writing was that when I was growing up in the mid-90s, although video games were becoming popular, I did not own any. Instead, when I was alone I would make up stories using all my action figures. This lead to me beginning to enjoy the art of crafting stories. The second reason that I became inspired to start writing was a novel I read, "The Choice" by Og Mandino. The novel is about the struggle and victory story of a writer. The catalyst for me to transition to writing was an assignment my 2nd Grade teacher gave me in which I discovered my passion for writing.
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"Independent Press Award is proud to announce Memories Of My Future as the 2017 Winner in the category of Best Inspirational Work."