Pragnya Sahoo, a passionate and rhapsodic scrib-bler, is a computer science engineer and has worked with prominent IT companies in India and Great Brit-ain. Born and brought up in H.A.L Township of koraput division, Odisha, she has a wide exposure to various cultures and languages. Dreaming big and with a vision to indulge in a mixture of cultures, she moved to Chennai to pursue engineering and graduated from SRM University. Pragnya later moved to London for M.B.A, and she enrolled into Kinsgton Business School with a scholarship. It was her three years stay in the U.K, during which she discovered her capabilities to do more than she thought she could. Europe was the “love at first sight” which had accommodated a variety of cultures with peace and love. “An Extra Mile” is her debut novel; her sincere attempt to shape up her writergiri and highlight few social norms which separates every Indian.