If you would like to book Anuradha for a school, library, bookstore, or book club event, please send your request to her publicist, Kris Kam, at Thank you for your interest!

June 29, 2020: Cover Reveal for AMERICAN BETIYA!
Friday, Feb 5, 2021: Kidlit411 Guest Interview & Giveaway
Tuesday, Feb 22, 2021: Guest Interview with The Book Bratz 
Thursday, Feb 25, 2021: Guest Post for Teen Librarian Toolbox
Tuesday, March 2, 2021: Guest Interview with Rochelle Melander
Friday, March 5, 2021: Rukus Avenue Radio--101 Chai Chats hosted by Monali and Meena Naryanaswami Live at 10:00 am CST (after it runs live, it will be archived and can be accessed at

Monday, March 8, 2021: Authors & Agents with Rose Quinn Podcast Interview
Monday, March 8, 2021: Guest Interview with Fadwa, book influencer at Word Wonders ( for her blog series, COLOR THE SHELVES (#ColorTheShelves on Twitter).
**Tuesday, March 9, 2021 at 7 pm CST: Launch of AMERICAN BETIYA!!** Anuradha D. Rajurkar in conversation with Lauren Fox, New York Times bestselling author of SEND FOR ME  at Boswell Books in Milwaukee, WI. You are all invited, so please register to attend the free virtual event here: 
(Receive 20% off a signed and personalized copy of AMERICAN BETIYA if you purchase from Boswells here: It will arrive, with bookish gifts inside after March 9, 2021.)
Thursday, March 11 at 7 pm CST: Instagram Live with Kathleen Glasgow,  New York Times bestselling author of GIRL IN PIECES 
Sunday, March 14 at 2 pm CST: Instagram Live Chai and Chat w/ Dr. Gayatri Sethi (Desi Book Aunty) as part of the #PyarfulReads Series
Tuesday, March 23rd: Unbound Book Festival: Changing Landscapes in YA Fiction Panel. Join Anuradha and Brie Spangler in conversation. Register for the free event here:
Sunday, March 28, 2021 at 3 pm CST: Writing Hope in YA Panel moderated by Intisar Khanani with panelists Adiba Jaigirdar, Syed Masood, Navdeep Singh Dhillon as part of the spring Desi Kidlit Summit (which begins at 1 pm CST that day via Zoom...registration link to follow)
Wednesday, May 12, 2021 at 7 pm CST: A Conversation with Sanjena Sathian at Boswell Books about her debut, Gold Diggers
Thursday, May 20th, 2021 at 6 pm CST: Escondido Library YA Panel with Anne-Sophie Jouhanneau and Katie Kingman. Check out the recording here at

Sunday, May 23, 2021: Montreal YA Festival (, which will be virtual in 2021 (10-5 pm). Check out this amazing lineup of YA authors!

June 23: Podcast with Macarthur Antigua and Lindsay Sheridan for Imagine MKE!



Monday, August 2 at 2 pm CT: Author Interview on YouTube with Teens of the Milwaukee Public Library 


Saturday, August 7 at 11 am CT: "Teenage Dreams" panel with Navdeep Singh Dhillon, Sona Charaipotra, and Anuradha D. Rajurkar as part of the huge inaugural Book Talk Event! Register here:



The 21st of every month: Join me on Twitter at #debutauthorchat at 8 pm EST, where my fellow debut YA and MG authors answer questions about our upcoming 2021 novels! We would love to see you there!