Chitra Soundar is the author of over 20 picture books and many books of fiction and non-fiction for young people. She also writes poetry, theatre and short stories for children and grown-ups. She is also a trained storyteller who tells stories to children and adults.

Chitra Soundar also visits schools, festivals, libraries and bookshops often to tell stories, conduct creative writing workshops and storytelling workshops. She has run over 200 workshops in schools and will be at Bath, Cheltenham and many other literary festivals. You can find out more about her books here.

Chitra Soundar also writes short stories and poetry for grown-ups. Find out more at www.ciyengar.com.