About Literary Safari

Our team of talented writers, editors, educators, designers, creative directors, and illustrators have extensive experience creating entertaining and inclusive educational content that is easy on the eyes, promotes literacy, and can be aligned to the Common Core State Standards.

Founder, Sandhya Nankani is a producer, editor, content developer, and editorial strategist whose work has been recognized by the Association of Educational Publishers. An alum of Scholastic Education and Weekly Reader classroom magazines, she has over a decade of experience creating engaging and educational digital and print games, books, apps, and magazines for children K-8, as well as low-literacy learners. Over the years, she has taught College Composition to college freshman, edited Writing for Teens magazine, collaborated with Google for Educators, authored hi-low and leveled fiction and nonfiction readers for Heinemann's Fountas & Pinnell programs, developed a middle school ELA program, and written curriculum for the New York Times Learning Network, PBS, and Sesame Workshop.

Born and raised in Ghana, India, and the United States, she is committed to developing innovative, inclusive, and diverse content for children. She is also a co-founder of Diversity in Apps, a group committed to diverse representation in digital content for children.