Read Tanuja’s tribute to Prince in The Morning Papers collection.



2020: 100 Reasons to Love Reading anthology in celebration of Scholastic’s 100-year anniversary (Scholastic; essay in verse; forthcoming)

2020: [un]told : Defining Moments of the Uprooted anthology (Marigold Press; introduction; forthcoming)

2016: The Morning Papers (Media Diversified; writers of color Prince tributes; “Zindagi bhar nahin bhoolegi woh Purple barsaat ki raat”; poem)

2014: The Aerogram; “All Born Creative Dreamers” (essay)

2007: This Is Push: New Stories From the Edge (Scholastic); “Eight Minutes” (short story)


Friends: Stories About New Friends, Old Friends, And Unexpectedly True Friends (Scholastic); “Shashikala: A Brief History of Love & Khadi” (short story)

—Daunt Books Anthology (London, UK): “Ramesh” (short story)


Sixteen: Stories About That Sweet and Bitter Birthday (Three Rivers Press/Crown); “Mother Tongue” (short story)

Desilicious: Sexy. Subversive. South Asian (Arsenal Pulp Press, CANADA); ”Tiger, Tiger” (short story)

2002: Big City Lit Anthology (NYC); “Tiger, Tiger” (short story)

2001: London Writers Awards/Waterstones Anthology; “The Border” (short story; WINNER)


—Basilisk; “A Drink With Angela” (short story)

James Jones First Novel Fellowship (WINNER; collection)