Sakuntala Gananathan


Sakuntala Gananathan’s interests include writing short stories and reading. Her story titled “Mend a Bend” was placed 3rd under Category C at the Monash Word Fest Short Story Competition held in 2013.

Her historical novel “White Flowers of Yesterday” was awarded Editor’s Choice by her publishers, iUniverse. An excerpt of their appraisal:
“The author has done a fantastic job of weaving setting, characterization, historical information, dialogue, and plot together to create a complete, unique and compelling story.”
An excerpt from Kirkus Review of the novel: “…a surfeit of grace and wit.”

A retired chartered accountant, Sakuntala lives with her husband, their daughters and grandchildren in Melbourne.

Where to find Sakuntala Gananathan online


Jar 39
Price: Free! Words: 6,070. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
White Rabbit's failed rescue mission to Ali Baba’s house triggers off a series of dilemmas. He is obliged to postpone his return to Wonderland. Alice cannot go to Wonderland without White Rabbit to direct her. The Duchess's Tea Party is postponed until he returns. Furthermore, the publishers are unable to bring out a new edition unless they ensnare White Rabbit.
Bovine Friends and Lavender
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,950. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Cynthia is confused which is more devastating: the loss of her parents in a car crash or Tom's lack of affection. Does she regret turning down John's proposal? Jobless, she is again at the cross roads.

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