Why We Eat With Our Hands

About The Book

Nyla opens her lunchbox at school and notices that she is the only one who eats with her hands. She asks her Nani (maternal grandmother) why, which leads her on a journey to discover something new about her Indian heritage.

Anjali Jariwala


Anjali Jariwala

Anjali, CPA and CFP®, is a business owner, podcaster and mom. As an Indian woman, she had a hard time finding books featuring Indian children and wanted a book that her daughter could see herself in. This is Anjali’s first book. She lives in Los Angeles with her husband, Udai, and daughter, Nyla.


Shelley Seguinot

Shelley collaborates with companies to bring her art to life through a variety of products and publications. She loves creating characters and bold designs. She travels the globe in awe of this planet and finds inspiration everywhere she goes. Her goal is to create art that makes people smile. Shelley lives with her husband and three children in New York.

Shelley - illustrator of why we eat with our hands

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