Book Expo was a wonderful whirlwind. I took the opportunity to walk to dinner and enjoy the city after a few interviews and my panel. I held a physical copy of Pashmina in my hands for the first time! Then I signed 100 advanced copies and was introduced as an author ^_^ I’ve been worried about not knowing […]
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This is a panel from Pashmina. The word shabash means congratulations in Hindi. Beta is the word for son/daughter. Around our house we’re always saying shabash to our daughter – and I imagine my mom saying this to me as I embark on my trip to New York tomorrow for Book Expo America. The trip will […]
For my love – happy birthday Nicky!
Our kitty Zimmy has been going through a host of health issues. I am trying be realistic while maintaining hope. Meanwhile, I will be exhibiting at the Menlo Park Library Comicon on Saturday – please come by if you’re around! And today my first auto bio #comic was released on the Nib. I hope you […]
Download the 8.5×11 page here and page 1 here, page 2 here. Our dedicated activist helps an artist hang a sign and they celebrate with a high five! These are free, downloadable coloring pages. This is how I resist – by telling stories and creating art. I hope this will be a tool to help parents and […]
Do you remember the first positive representation of your home country? The lead character in my debut, PASHMINA, Priyanka is introduced to India in one of my favorite pages. I will be sharing a few sneak peeks before its release in October. I remember inking this page not sure if I could convey what I wanted […]
We have put a lot of cards on sale, including our two remaining Mother’s day cards. Also, I am happy and humbled that Pashmina was included in Teen Vogue’s list “8 YA Books with Powerful Stories about being South Asian.”