Mahtab Narsimhan

By I Value Canadian Stories

Season One of a new series highlighting the work, the creative habits and unique perspectives of Canadian children and young adult authors. Listen in as 15 unique writers talk about what sparks their imaginations, tips for young authors and their take on the Canadian narrative.

Vancouver-based author Mahtab Narsimhan is an IT professional by day and a writer…well…by early day, Mahtab has a fascinating origin story about her entry onto Canada’s writing landscape and brings us some great tips about writing, reading and the connection between the two. And if you stick around for the entire conversation, you’ll hear Mahtab read from the first chapter of Genie Meanie, a book due out in the fall of 2020!