<b>Nidhi Chanani</b> was born in Kolkata, India and raised in California. She holds a literature degree from the University of California, Santa Cruz. She creates illustrations that capture love in everyday moments. In 2012 she was honored by the Obama Administration as a Champion of Change. Her illustrations are often featured at Disney Parks. She’s the author of <i>Pashmina</i>, the graphic novel, <i>Shubh Raatri Dost/Good Night Friend</i>, a bilingual board book and illustrator of the picture book <i>I Will Be Fierce</i>. Nidhi draws and dreams in the San Francisco Bay Area with her husband and kid.