Tania Malik was born in New Delhi, and raised in India, Africa, and the Middle East. She was educated in boarding schools in the foothills of the Himalayas, and graduated from the University of Delhi with a degree in Geography. She has had a varied career in the travel marketing and non-profit industries. Her work has appeared in Calyx Journal, the Baltimore Review, Bound Off, Salon.com and other publications. She lives with her husband and daughter in San Francisco's Bay Area.


THREE BARGAINS is her first novel.

Tim Steadman

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Why There Are Words,  Sausalito, CA

Thursday, November 12, 2015 at 7:00pm

Bay Area Book FestivalBerkeley, CA

Saturday, June 6, 2015 at 3:00pm

An Interview with Farsickness Journal


Four Questions on Farsickness is an interview series with creative writers for whom place is essential to their work.

Book Q&As with Deborah Kalb

Q: How did you come up with your characters Madan and Avtaar Singh?


A: The idea for Three Bargains came to me 10 years... (click for more)

An Interview with San Jose Mercury News


Tania Malik, author of 'Three Bargains,' has a foot in two different worlds

By Georgia Rowe


The Book Reporter


Full of strong characters and surprising scenes, @taniamalik's #ThreeBargains is an impressive and confident debut.

Book Passage


Corte Madera, California


August 25, 2014


Books Inc.


Mountain View, California


October 16, 2014

Bay Area News Group-Tout


Tania Malik reads from


Bay Area News Group-Tout


Tania Malik talks about the concept

of home

Read: CALYX, A Journal of Art and Literature by Women (Winter/Spring , Vol. 29:3)