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Manjula Padmanabhan

Manjula Padmanabhan (b. 1953), is a writer and artist living in New Delhi. Her books include Hot Death, Cold Soup (Kali for Women, 1996), Getting There (Picador India, 1999) and This is Suki! (Duckfoot Press, 2000). Harvest (Kali for Women, 1998 and subsequently in three separate international anthologies), her fifth play, won the 1997 Onassis Award for Theatre. She has illustrated twenty-two books for children including, most recently, her own first novel for children, Mouse Attack (Macmillan Children’s Books, UK, 2003; Picador India, 2004). Her comic strips appeared weekly in The Sunday Observer (Bombay, 1982-86) and daily in The Pioneer (New Delhi, 1991-97). Her most recent exhibition was of etchings and lithographs (London, December 2003).

Books by the author

An Upbeat Story

An Upbeat Story

Manjula Padmanabhan
Body in the Backyard

Body in the Backyard

Manjula Padmanabhan
Sharing Air

Sharing Air

Manjula Padmanabhan
Beads

Beads

Manjula Padmanabhan
Morning Glory in East-of-Kailash

Morning Glory in East-of-Kailash

Manjula Padmanabhan
2099

2099

Manjula Padmanabhan
Gandhi-toxin

Gandhi-toxin

Manjula Padmanabhan