Mahtab Narsimhan

Award-winning Children's Author


About Mahtab Narsimhan

Mahtab Narsimhan is an award-winning author of over twenty critically acclaimed books in the fantasy, horror, mystery, and contemporary genres, and is also published internationally. Mahtab writes for all age groups—from picture books to young adult novels, many of which have been shortlisted for the Silver Birch, Red Maple, SYRCA, MYRCA, Best Books for Teen and YA, and the CLA Book of the Year, Children’s Awards. The Third Eye, her debut novel, won the Silver Birch Fiction Award in 2009. She is deeply committed to representation and inclusivity in her work. Please visit for more information and connect with her on X @MahtabNarsimhan.


Books by Mahtab Narsimhan