Radhika Meganathan, writing as Smara, is the author of 12
books for children and has worked in the publishing industry
in India, USA and UK. The Gurukul Chronicles, her debut
novel series is one of the winners at Pune International
Literature Festival manuscript contest (2016). She currently
lives in Chennai and moderates Chennai Writers Circle
(www.chennaiwriters.com), where she offers workshops and
literary retreats for aspiring writers of all ages.