Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni

Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni is the award-winning author of many books, including "The Mistress of Spices", "Sister of My Heart", and "One Amazing Thing." Her work has appeared in "The New Yorker", " The Atlantic Monthly", and "The New York Times." Born in India, she currently lives in Texas and teaches in the nationally ranked Creative Writing program at the University of Houston.