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Meera Sriram
Meera Sriram

Meera Sriram grew up in India and moved to the U.S in 1999. An electrical engineer in the past, she now enjoys writing for children, leading early literacy initiatives, and advocating for diverse bookshelves. Meera is the author of picture books, THE YELLOW SUITCASE, A GIFT FOR AMMA, and the 2021 titles BETWEEN TWO WORLDS and DUMPLING DAY. She has also co-authored several kids’ books in India. Meera believes in the transformative power of stories and likes to write about people, places, and experiences less visible in children’s literature. For more information, please visit:

Book Title(s):

THE YELLOW SUITCASE ( Penny Candy Books, 2019)

A GIFT FOR AMMA: Market Day in India ( Barefoot Books, 2020)

BETWEEN TWO WORLDS: The Art & Life of Amrita Sher-Gil ( Penny Candy Books, 2021)

DUMPLING DAY ( Barefoot Books, 2021)



South Asian
Age Categories:
Picture Book
Contemporary, Non-Fiction , Concept Books
Publicity Information:
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