Vinaya Bhagat is an IT professional and a writer. Her short stories have been published in anthologies: Across the Ages, Ten Shades of Life, and have been short-listed in national and international writing competitions.
Vinaya’s work gives her the opportunity to travel all over the world, learn about various cultures, and meet people, which spark her creativity. Weekends find her inventing games and stories with her son.
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers India (forthcoming)
Rights: World rights available (excluding Indian subcontinent)
An unexplained gruesome accident in the outskirts of Boston orphans young Diya Mathur. Devastated by her loss and daunted by the reality of life without any family, Diya is surprised to receive a letter from India written by a man claiming to be her father’s brother, someone she never knew existed.
When Diya visits India in the hopes of finding her roots, deadly secrets from her parents’ past tumble out that put her very survival at risk.
The Graveyard of Innocence, a thriller, set in the misty mountains of Southern India weaves a story of darker side of human nature intertwined with myths.