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Tasha Suri


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Tasha Suri was born in Harrow, North-West London. The daughter of Punjabi parents, she spent many childhood holidays exploring India with her family, and still fondly remembers the time she was chased around the Taj Mahal by an irate tour guide. She studied English and Creative Writing at Warwick University, and now lives in London where she works as a librarian. To no one's surprise, she owns a cat. A love of period Bollywood films, history and mythology led her to begin writing South Asian influenced fantasy.
 

Genres: Fantasy, Young Adult Fiction
 
New Books
August 2022

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The Oleander Sword
(Burning Kingdoms, book 2)
Series contributed to
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Awards
British Fantasy Society Best Novel winner (2019) : Empire of Sand
John W. Campbell Best Book nominee (2020) : Empire of Sand


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