With a background in advertising, marketing, media and teaching, Simrit Bharaj creatively brings to life funny, emotional, uplifting and thrilling scenarios for children to enjoy, imagine and be part of. She lives in West Yorkshire and spends most of her time with her husband and three children.
Being a British Asian, she can pull ideas from both her Indian culture and British influences to mould characters that are relatable and memorable. Her writing is entertaining and she is able to make a reader feel emotive through her charismatic stories and characters. The Magic Pearl Necklace is her first published story and is influenced by her own childhood.