Dr. Chador Wangmo, teacher-turned-writer, lives in Thimphu, Bhutan. She has authored four novels and ten illustrated books for children. Although her work is mostly prose, she likes writing poems and currently she is working on compiling her first collection of poems. She has been awarded an honorary academic Doctorate in Literature by the Vikramsila Vidyapeeth, India. She has also been awarded Sidhartha Tathagat Sanstha 2017 and was a nominee for Premchand Fellowship, Sahitya Akademi 2016 in recognition of her contribution to literature.