Manjula Padmanabhan

Columns, short stories, novels, plays, a long-running cartoon strip, Suki... Manjula Padmanabhan traverses all these genres with ease. She has illustrated 24 books for children. For Tulika she has created three books with Pooni the cat, Shrinking Vanita - a sidesplittingly funny sci-fi for early readers, as well as the iridiscent Mama, What is the Night?