is a second-generation Indian American who grew up in rural Pennsylvania. Her skills include writing picture books, debugging network routers, and solving jigsaw puzzles. However, wearing a sari is not one of them. HOW TO WEAR A SARI is her debut picture book. Darshana now resides with her family in the San Francisco Bay Area. Joanne Lew-Vriethoff
is the acclaimed illustrator of many children's books including the new edition of The Invisible String
and the Invisible String Workbook
, as well as Darshana Khiani's How to Wear a Sari
. Born in Malaysia, she grew up in Los Angeles, studied at the Art Center College of Pasadena, and now lives in Amsterdam.