A tale of passion woven with details from history, set during the Hittite period, one of the most important civilizations of Anatolia! Bertan relates the story of the messengers, envoys, tradesmen and caravans whose lives were spent travelling the dangerous trade routes during one of the most spectacular civilizations of the time.  

Overview

Mana-Putu from Hattusa, capital of the Hittite Kingdom, is the son of a family of messengers who carried written and verbal messages between forts and villages. His dream was to become a mounted messenger. However,  during his first trip with his father who was a caravan messenger, a violent raid by the gang of “Black Dog” Sadakor changed Mana Putu’s life in a most unexpected way. When he crossed paths with Princess Katalpa, daughter of the Hittite king Hattusali III and the beautiful Iskuna of Kanesh his one aspiration was to become the king’s herald…

 

İsmet Bertan

İsmet Bertan was born in 1959. He graduated from Erzurum Atatürk University, Department of Turkish Language and Literature. After working as a teacher for some years, he moved to İzmir and started to work for TRT (Turkish Radio Television).  In his childrens’s books, he shows that animals and man can live together in harmony. In his historical novel series for young adults, “Once Upon a Time in Anatolia” he tells extraordinary stories from different regions and periods of Anatolia.Besides writing children’s and young adult books, Bertan still produces educational, cultural and documentary programs for TRT.  He lives in İzmir with devamı için tıklayınız

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