Nandita da Cunha is an award-winning children’s book author based in Mumbai. She has written picture books, short stories and chapter books, including The Miracle on Sunderbaag Street, Pedru and the Big Boom, Who Clicked that Pic, My Trip to La La Land, and Just like Papa. She has shared these stories in sessions at schools and literature festivals across the country.
Her books have been on the Parag Honour Lists (2021 and 2023), and received widespread recognition including the Neev Book Award, and the FICCI Publishing Special Jury Award.
She is also a pianist and is a Licentiate from the Trinity College of Music, London.