Sayantani DasGupta grew up hearing stories about brave princesses, bloodthirsty rakkhosh, and flying Phakhiraj horses. She is a pediatrician by training who teaches at Columbia University. When she’s not writing or reading, DasGupta spends time watching cooking shows with her trilingual children and protecting her black labrador retriever Khushi from the many things that scare him, including plastic bags. She is a team member of We Need Diverse Books™ and can be found on Twitter at @sayantani16.
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