Mahtab Narsimhan

British Columbia

Mahtab Narsimhan was born in Mumbai and emigrated to Canada in 1997. After several attempts, her first middle grade novel The Third Eye was published in 2007 and won the Silver Birch Fiction Award. Narsimhan is now the author of six middle-grade books. Her seventh novel, Mission Mumbai, follows two best friends on the trip of a lifetime in India, each with their own motivations and secrets that threatens their relationship.