Chapter book/YA Author
Maya Prasad is a South Asian American author, a Caltech graduate, and a former software
engineer. She currently resides in the Pacific Northwest, where she enjoys hiking, kayaking, and
raising her budding bookworm kiddo.
Her debut novel Drizzle, Dreams, and Lovestruck Things is a Children’s Book Council Young
Adult and Librarian Favorite of 2023. She’s also the author of Sejal Sinha Battles Superstorms,
the first in a new STEM chapter book series. She’s passionate about creating joyful
representation for kids and teens.
Visit her website www.mayaprasad.com or find her on Instagram or TikTok @msmayaprasad.