Madi Sinha is a physician, and LOVE AND OTHER CONTAGIOUS DISEASES is her debut novel. She lives in New Jersey with her family. You can find her at madisinha.com.
This authentic, no-holds-barred novel based on a savage intern year, is gripping. Her navigating love--in the hospital and in her traditional Indian family--is touching, funny, and fraught. Welcome, author Madi Sinha, to the club of doctor/writers. --Samuel Shem, author of The House of God, The Spirit of the Place, and Man's 4th Best Hospital An engrossing story featuring an endearing protagonist. Madi Sinha offers a compelling glimpse into the world of medicine and desi culture through Norah Kapadia, a witty, fierce, memorable character. As Norah navigates her personal and professional struggles, she may falter, but she's never defeated. Readers will delight in her self-discovery and development--both as a doctor and an individual. --Margarita Montimore, author of Oona Out of Order Madi Sinha's witty, heartfelt novel navigates the worlds of medicine and South Asian culture. Readers everywhere will root for Norah Kapadia's compelling journey of self-discovery. Told with equal parts wit and warmth, this story beautifully explores ambition, romance, and identity. --Saumya Dave, author of Well-Behaved Indian Women