Santanu Bhattacharya grew up in India and studied at Oxford University and National University of Singapore. His debut novel, One Small Voice, will be published by Penguin UK in 2023. He is the winner of the 2021 Mo Siewcharran Prize, Life Writing Prize and London Writers Awards. His works have been nominated for the 4thWrite Prize, Blue Pencil Agency First Novel Award, and Pontas/JJ Bola Emerging Writers Prize. Santanu was a participant at the Tin House Workshop.