Ontario-based author, Tanaz Bhathena, will be releasing her latest book titled, ‘Hunted By The Sky’, on 23rd June, 2020. Set in a world inspired by medieval India and Zoroastrian and Hindu mythology, this will be the third book she has written.
Tanaz Bhathena writes books for young adults. Her sophomore novel, ‘The Beauty of the Moment’, won the Nautilus Gold Award for Young Adult Fiction and has also been nominated for the Ontario Library Association’s White Pine Award. Her acclaimed debut, ‘A Girl Like That’, was adjudged ‘Best Book of the Year’ by numerous outlets including The Globe and Mail, Seventeen, and The Times of India. Her latest book, ‘Hunted by the Sky’, is the first of a YA fantasy duology set in a world inspired by medieval India. Her short stories have appeared in various publications including The Hindu, Blackbird, Witness and Room.
A young adult fantasy, ‘Hunted By The Sky’ was given a starred review by The School Library Journal which referred to the book as “a breath of fresh air in the fantasy genre”. The book is currently available for order in all major retailers, including Amazon, Barnes & Noble and Indiebound.
Born in India and raised in Saudi Arabia and Canada, Tanaz Bhathena lives in Mississauga, Ontario, with her family.