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Renita D'Silva loves stories, both reading and creating them. Her short stories have been published in 'The View from Here', 'Bartleby Snopes', 'this zine', 'Platinum Page', 'Paragraph Planet' among others and have been nominated for the 'Pushcart' prize and the 'Best of the Net' anthology. She is the author of 'Monsoon Memories','The Forgotten Daughter', 'The Stolen Girl', 'A Sister's Promise', 'A Mother's Secret' and 'A Daughter's Courage'.

Inspiration for ‘Beneath An Indian Sky’

The inspiration for Beneath an Indian Sky came from this photo I saw of a palace on a lake in India. It is now a hotel but just seven decades ago, it was the residence of maharajas. What would it be like, I wondered, to own a palace? I imagined a time before Indian independence when kings were plentiful in India, with untold wealth and pomp they took for granted, ... Read More »

My latest book, Beneath An Indian Sky, has a new cover!

My latest book, Beneath An Indian Sky, has a new cover! What do you think? UK: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Beneath-Indian-Sky-heartbreaking-historical/dp/1786813106 US: https://www.amazon.com/Beneath-Indian-Sky-heartbreaking-historical-ebook/dp/B078SKLHL3 Here’s a little more about the book: An unforgettable and heart-wrenching story of love, betrayal and family secrets. In colonial India a young woman finds herself faced with an impossible choice, the consequences of which will echo through the generations… 1928. In British-ruled India, headstrong Sita longs to choose her own ... Read More »

My new book, Beneath An Indian Sky, is out now!

My new book, Beneath An Indian Sky, is out now!

My new book, BENEATH AN INDIAN SKY 🎉🎉🎉 A heartbreaking historical novel of family secrets, betrayal and love, is out now! Amazon Link: myBook.to/BAISSocial Apple Link: http://ow.ly/cHjG30iXER7 An unforgettable and heart-wrenching story of love, betrayal and family secrets. In colonial India a young woman finds herself faced with an impossible choice, the consequences of which will echo through the generations… 1928. In British-ruled India, headstrong Sita longs to choose her ... Read More »

My new book, Beneath An Indian Sky, is out on March 16th!

Dear Readers, Wishing you all a very happy 2018! My new book, Beneath An Indian Sky, is out on March 16th and available to pre-order now! An unforgettable and heart-wrenching story of love, betrayal and family secrets. In colonial India a young woman finds herself faced with an impossible choice, the consequences of which will echo through the generations… 1928. In British-ruled India, headstrong Sita longs to choose her own ... Read More »

My new book, A Daughter’s Courage, is out now!

My new book, A Daughter’s Courage, is out now!

My new book, A Daughter’s Courage, is out now! UK: http://amzn.to/2mSMjTn US: http://amzn.to/2m20Qym Here’s a little more about it: How much would you sacrifice to save your family? 1929. When a passionate love affair threatens to leave Lucy in disgrace, she chooses a respectable marriage over a life of shame. With her husband, coffee-plantation-owner James, she travels to her new home in India, leaving her troubled past behind her. Everything in India is new to ... Read More »

My new book, A Daughter’s Courage, is out on May 31st and is available to pre-order now!

My new book, A Daughter’s Courage, is out on May 31st and is available to pre-order now!

My new book, A Daughter’s Courage, is out on May 31st and is available to pre-order now! UK: https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B06XCZ9B4P US: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B06XCZ9B4P Here’s a little about it: How much would you sacrifice to save your family? 1929. When a passionate love affair threatens to leave Lucy in disgrace, she chooses a respectable marriage over a life of shame. With her husband, coffee plantation owner James, she travels to her new home in India, ... Read More »

Book Trailer for The Forgotten Daughter

So very thrilled with this book trailer for The Forgotten Daughter made by my 12 year old! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jNbcLSu8q4Y Let me know what you make of it. Thank you for all your wonderful support. I am so very lucky to have such wonderful readers. Read More »

Radio Interview discussing A Mother’s Secret

It’s been two and a half weeks since A Mother’s Secret was published and every single day, I’ve felt – and continue to feel – incredibly blessed to have such wonderful readers in all of you. Thank you for your amazing support, for taking the time to leave reviews on Amazon and Goodreads, for contacting me to let me know what you think of my books. On Tuesday, I appeared ... Read More »

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