Biography

Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni

Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni is the award-winning author of many books, including THE MISTRESS OF SPICES, SISTER OF MY HEART and ONE AMAZING THING. Her work has appeared in The New Yorker, The Atlantic Monthly and The New York Times. Born in India, she currently lives in Texas and teaches in the nationally ranked Creative Writing program at the University of Houston.

Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni

Books by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni

by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni - Fiction

Orphaned at birth, 17-year-old Korobi Roy has been troubled by the silence that surrounds her parents’ deaths. She dreams of one day finding a love as powerful as her parents’, and it seems her wish has come true when she meets the charming Rajat, the only son of a high-profile family. But shortly after their engagement, a heart attack kills Korobi’s grandfather, revealing serious financial problems and a devastating secret about Korobi's past.