Disclaimer: All writer profiles are user-generated content. We therefore take no responsibility for misleading, libelous or defamatory content, or any breaches of copyright.

First Name Anita
Last Name Kushwaha
Member Since January 20, 2019
City Ottawa
State Ontario
Country Canada
Branch Affiliation National Capital Region
Website anitakushwaha.com
Blog anitakushwaha.com
Twitter @MsAnitaKushwaha
Instagram https://www.instagram.com/msanitakushwaha
Facebook https://www.facebook.com/MsAnitaKushwaha
Goodreads https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/7170427.Anita_Kushwaha
Bio Anita Kushwaha grew up in Aylmer, Quebec. Her road to publication included a fulfilling career in academia, where she studied human geography at Carleton University and earned an M.A. and a Ph.D. She is also a graduate of the Humber School for Writers creative writing program, a member of the Canadian Authors Association and the Women's Fiction Writers Association, and the recipient of a Literary Creations grant from the Ontario Arts Council. Her novel SIDE BY SIDE won an Independent Publisher Book Awards' Silver Medal for Multicultural Fiction in 2019. She is also the author of a novella, THE ESCAPE ARTIST. Her forthcoming novel SECRET LIVES OF MOTHERS & DAUGHTERS will be released in Canada on January 28, 2020 by Harper Avenue and on February 18, 2020 in the US, UK, AUS and NZ by HarperCollins Publishers. She lives in Ottawa.
Publications THE ESCAPE ARTIST, Quattro Books, 2015. SIDE BY SIDE, Inanna Publications, 2018 SECRET LIVES OF MOTHERS & DAUGHTERS, HarperCollins Canada, 2020.
Other Memberships Women's Fiction Writers Association
Awards Independent Publisher Book Awards' (IPPY) Silver Medal Multicultural Fiction for SIDE BY SIDE, 2019.
Genres Fiction
Available For Readings, Presentations, Workshops, Book Club Meetings, Speaking Engagements
Services Offered Book Reviews, Copywriting, Editing, Freelance Writing, Manuscript Reading & Consultation, Promotional Copy, Research, Web Content