About the author

Nalini Raghunandan dreamt of writing a diverse children’s picture book series.  On March 22nd 2017, she finally realized that dream with the first book in an early reader series— Fanny the Champ. On February 29th 2020, Fanny Saved the Day was published—another great adventure full of brilliant and lively illustrations.

Nalini was born in Skeldon Guyana.  She graduated from Cyril Potter College of Education (Guyana) and Toronto School of Business.  Before moving into telecommunications, she was an Elementary Schoolteacher and Early Childhood Educator for 15 years—both in Guyana and Jamaica—where she developed a passion for spreading the love of literacy and cultural diversity.