Divided Species is a science fiction novel set in Karachi. The story revolves around a mission to Earth initiated by the Taleyken race from the Planet Arplon. Rayan, a 21-year-old resident of Karachi, befriends the three Taleyken soldiers who arrive to Earth. The mission is to find a secret mineral resource buried in Karachi and protect it before it is too late.
Muhammad Omar Iftikhar is a Karachi-based fiction writer. With over 16 years of experience, he has over 700 articles published to his name in leading print publications of Pakistan. His writing genres include geopolitical and current affairs, technology, sports, personality development, social issues, and communication. He has worked in the capacity of assistant editor, content developer, and communications strategist for print publications and digital media advertising agencies. He is currently working in the Marketing and Communications department at a leading business school of Karachi.