Meghaa Gupta has worked in Indian children’s publishing for over a decade and studied Environmental Humanities in the UK. She heads the Youth programme at the Green Literature Festival and curates a course on nature writing for new writers at Azim Premji University. Meghaa is the author of the picture book A Home of Our Own (Tulika, 2018) that is part of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals Book Club and a critically-acclaimed series of history books on Independent India published by the children’s imprint of Penguin Random House: Unearthed: An Environmental History of Independent India (2020) and After Midnight: A History of Independent India (2022). She has also contributed to Make the Most of Your Time on Earth (Rough Guides) and On This Day: A History of the World in 366 Days (DK, 2021).