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It’s been a busy summer! And I am happy to share my new books with the world.

Here’s a fun anthology of stories about exams, published by Talking Cub. My story The Magician Who Had A Cold is in it!


exam stories


Sweets, sweets and more sweets. If you love the syrupy sweetness of Indian mithais, then this book is for you! Chetan Sharma’s charming illustrations are amazing!



Summer Camp! Who would ever have imagined it could be such  sweet fun? The bright, energetic cover is only a teaser…the monster fun lies within!



What happens when Amma goes away? This story, that celebrates girl power, is full of the kind of detailed illustrations that will keep young readers occupied for hours.

Amma's Toolkit


Mouse lives by himself in a little house. What happens when an unexpected visitor drops in? Will Mouse have enough for himself and the visitor? Suvidha Mistry’s illustrations bring the miniature world of Mouse to vibrant life!

Mouse and Bear


I get to write about more sweets in this sweet new offering for newly independent readers!





There are plenty of chairs in Meera’s house but she wants a chair of her own. Her grandparents and parents offer various suggestions but none of them suit Meera. Will Meera find the perfect chair?

The Perfect Chair


Vacations and all the fun associated with them – that’s what this anthology is all about. Don’t miss my story, A Summer Diary, in The Puffin Book of Holiday Stories.