First Person: I write. And make books. To quell this mad itch to tell stories. To question. To make a reader question my questions. And for us to look for answers together. – Richa Jha

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She owns Pickle Yolk Books, a new independent publishing house based in New Delhi.

Picture book enthusiast, author and publisher Richa Jha believes she has the best hobby-cum-profession in this world. She loves travelling and ‘planning’ her impromptu trips.She owns Pickle Yolk Books, a new independent publishing house based in New Delhi. Richa and Pickle Yolk are driven by an unbridled passion to create picture books in English that make the readers smile, laugh, ponder, reflect and arrive at their own Eureka! moment. With universal themes and contemporary urban settings, their books weave childhood’s eclectic patchwork of joys, challenges and personal triumphs. Humour, subtle or overt, remains an underlying given.

 

Blog:

http://www.richajha.com/blog/

Author page url - https://www.richajha.com

Awards and Honours:

  • The Publishing Next Awards 2016 & 2017,
  • India (Shortlisted) Kotak Junior – Children’s Writing Award (The Raymond Crossword Book Award 2014) (Shortlisted) Third Place: Best Kids Books (Indian) 2015. Ages 0-5

Richa Jha at Bookaroo