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Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni is an author for the Girls of Many Lands series.


Divakaruni was born in Kolkata, India. She received her master's degree in English from Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio, and her doctorate from the University of California, Berkeley. She has lived in Illinois, Ohio, and Northern California. She currently lives in Houston, Texas, and is a professor of Creative Writing at the University of Houston.[1]

American Girl Books[]

Girls of Many Lands[]

Neela Sen[]

Other Books[]

  • Before We Visit the Goddess
  • Oleander Girl
  • Grandma and the Great Gourd
  • One Amazing Thing
  • Shadowland
  • The Palace of Illusions
  • The Mirror of Fire and Dreaming
  • Queen of Dreams
  • The Conch Bearer
  • The Vine of Desire
  • Unknown Errors of Our Lives
  • Sister of My Heart
  • Leaving Yuba City
  • Arranged Marriage
  • Black Candle

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