Debjani Banerji
Scholastic India

Debjani Banerji is a woman who wears a lot of hats. A librarian for 12 years, she worked with schools across India (Ruchika School – Bhubaneswar, International School – Patna, St James School – Kolkata and Ecole Mondiale World School – Mumbai).

She went to the other side of Books when she joined Scholastic in 2008, the industry’s largest children’s publishing house. She is Scholastic’s Regional Manager for India’s Eastern and North Eastern Region.

Debjani loves reading, travelling, exploring, and cooking local cuisines from all over India and the world. 

    1. The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle
    2. Matilda by Roald Dahl
    3. Rebecca by Dalphne Du Maurier
    4. Wuthuring Heights by Emily Bronte
    5. Mill on the Floss by George Eliot
    6. Tess of D’ Urbervilles by Thomas Hardy
    7. The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole, Aged 13 3/4 by Sue Townsend
    8. Refugee by Alan Gratz
    9. Dungeon Tales by Venita Coelho
    10. Roots by Alex Hailey
    11. Wonder by R J Palacio