In the Key of Nira Ghani

Running Press

Natasha Deen

Guyanese-Canadian author NATASHA DEEN writes for kids, teens, and adults. When she’s not writing, Natasha enjoys visiting schools, libraries and other organizations to help people to find and tell the stories that live inside of them. She also spends **A LOT** amount of time trying to convince her pets that she’s the boss of the house. Natasha is the author of the Lark Ba series and the Guardian series (Moonbeam Award, Alberta Readers’ Choice Nominee). Her latest novel, In the Key of Nira Ghani, is a Junior Library Guild selection, a Barnes and Noble Top 25 Most Anticipated Own Voices novel, a CCBC Best Pick for Kids & Teens, and an Indigo Teens Most Anticipated Teen Book.

The Flavour Merchants, Avenue Magazine, March 2019
Bookends (Novel Lists) – Contributor, Avenue Magazine, November 2018
#YEG, Avenue Magazine, May 2016

NOVELS – Books for children/teens
Jake Maddox, Girl Sports Stories: Sharing the Mound (Capstone Publishers, 2019)
In the Key of Nira Ghani (Running Press, 2019)
Thicker than Water (Orca Book Publisher, 2019)
Lark and the Dessert Disaster (Orca Book Publisher, 2019)
Lark Takes a Bow (Orca Book Publisher, 2018)
Game’s End (Great Plains Publishing, 2017)
Lark and the Diamond Caper (Orca Book Publisher, 2017)
Terminate (Orca Book Publisher, 2017)
Lark Holds the Key (Orca Book Publisher, 2016)
Across the Floor (Orca Book Publisher, 2016)
Gatekeeper (Great Plains Publishing, 2015)
Guardian (Great Plains Publishing, 2014)
Burned (Orca Book Publisher, 2015)
Sleight of Hand (Orca Book Publisher, 2015)
The Not So Secret Case Files of Billy Vale, P.I. (Blueberry Hill Press, 2015)
At Dock’s End (Blueberry Hill Press, MG, 2014)
True Grime 2: Angel Maker (Blueberry Hill Press, MG, 2012)
True Grime (Blueberry Hill Press, MG, 2011)

NOVELS – Books for new adult/adult
The Promise of Home (Harbourlight Books, 2014)

“Not That Kind of Girl,” YouToo Anthology (Inkyard, 2020)
“Welcome to the Jungle” Mugged by a Moose (Summit Studios, 2012),

Little Eagle, Concrete Theatre, 2014


Twitter: @natasha_deen
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