Nayantara Srinivasan
Harper Collins India

Nayantara Srinivasan is an editor in the children’s division at HarperCollins India. She spent a childhood lost in bookstores and four years teaching literature in a secondary school in Singapore, where she had the chance to interact every day with students who loved reading. She loves children’s and young adult fiction across all genres and believes that most of life’s best lessons can be found within the pages of a picture book.



    1. The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster
    2. From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs Basil E. Frankeweiler by E. L. Konigsburg
    3. Bloom by Nicola Skinner
    4. George by Alex Gino
    5. Howl’s Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones
    6. The House with Chicken Legs by Sophie Anderson
    7. The Bad Beginning (A Series of Unfortunate Events #1) by Lemony Snicket
    8. The Thief Lordby Cornelia Funke
    9. Northern Lights (His Dark Materials #1) by Philip Pullman
    10. The Book Thief by Markus Zuzak