Arathi Menon is an author and a columnist, currently based in London. Her middle grade detective novel, A Thud in The Middle Of The Night was published by Mango, DC Books in April, 2019. In 2015, her first book was published, a memoir, Leaving Home With Half A Fridge. She has received a highly commendable mention at the FAB Awards (2018) and was a part of a group exhibit at the Tate Modern, London (January 2019 & January 2020). She holds an MA in Creative Writing Prose Fiction from the University of East Anglia (UK, October 2018). She loves a good story, all animals and pink tuck.