Bhavit Mehta

I studied Biological Sciences at Queen Mary and worked at UCL before deciding to enter the world of Children’s books in 2007. I run a small independent publishing house called 'Saadhak Books' ( Taking inspiration from tales told by my grandparents, my first publication is picture book called ‘Laghu the Clever Crow’, which was launched in July 2009.

I am also Co-Director of Amphora Arts Ltd, which produced the annual 'DSC South Asian Literature Festival' in London each October (

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