Atanu Roy has illustrated more than a 100 books, games and educational aids for children. He has received prizes at the Yomiuri Shimbun International Cartoon Contest, 1983, ‘84 and ’86, the Sir Bob Geldof Cartoonaid, 1987, for a book of cartoons, the Children’s Choice Award 1989 (AWIC) and many other prestigious international awards. He was also on the IBBY Honour List 2006 for illustration. Atanu has been associated with many leading publishers and NGOs working with children and is a member, Advisory Committee, National Book Trust. He is also a talented designer and photographer and several collectors, including Welcomgroup, have acquired his drawings and paintings.
Magical Indian Myths, soon to be published by Penguin/Puffin is one of his latest books.
His address: C-897D, Sushant Lok-1, Gurgaon-122002, Haryana, India, and his