I'm Roma Agrawal, engineer, author, and broadcaster.
I studied physics and worked as a structural engineer in the construction industry for 15 years. A few years ago, I started writing because I wanted to present complex but amazing engineering stories in an exciting and engaging way.
BUILT: The Hidden Stories Behind our Structures
It won the AAAS / Subaru Award in the USA, and was shortlisted for the Jhalak Prize.
HOW WAS THAT BUILT?
The beautiful, illustrated, best-selling (!) children's version, was long-listed for the Jhalak Prize.
NUTS & BOLTS: Seven Small Inventions that Changed the World (in a BIG way).
Is now ready for pre-order!
Here, in my bookshop, I'm sharing the books I'm passionate about. Science and Engineering of course, but as an IVF mum and avid reader, there's loads to choose from!