Reena I. Puri is the executive editor of Amar Chitra Katha. She has spent the last 26 years writing
and editing comics for children. She believes that the tradition of story-telling is an integral part of
human development and should be preserved and protected, particularly for children.
Reena has also worked as a journalist, a school-teacher and a radio jockey. Her special areas of
interest include the environment, conservation and the protection of community animals.