Mahi Wasfy was born in Alexandria, Egypt and grew up in Cairo. She earned her Master’s Degree in Science in Early Childhood Education, and is an Early Childhood Educator. On the Brink of the Nile is the sequel to her first novel, In the Heart of Cairo.
In both novels, she addresses issues related to bias, diversity, and equity prevalent in International schools, universities and multicultural environments. She enjoys being a ‘granny'/e-moderator, encouraging young children to maximize their learning potential.
When anti-bias educator, Mrs. Magda, becomes the new Theory of Knowledge teacher at the American School in Cairo, she is shocked to discover the ugly truth behind the school’s prestigious reputation. Despite the challenges and hostility she faces, Mrs. Magda is committed to achieving her career goal of transforming the environment at the school and making it truly bicultural. Although the school’s