Kiran Manral was a journalist before she quit to be full time mommy. Her blogs were both in India's top blogs and she was a Tehelka blogger columnist on gender issues. Her debut novel, The Reluctant Detective, was published by Westland in 2011 and her second novel Once Upon A Crush, was published by Leadstart in May 2014. Her third book All Aboard, was published by Penguin Random House India in August 2015. Her fourth book, which is also her first non-fiction book, Karmic Kids, was published by Hay House in October 2015. Kiran lives in Mumbai with her family.