Preeti Shenoy, among the top five highest selling authors in India (Source: Nielsen scan), is also on the Forbes long list of the most influential celebrities in India. She is the highest selling woman writer in India.
India Today has named her as being unique for being the only woman in the best-selling league. Her second book ‘Life is what you make it ‘continues to top the best-selling charts and has been translated into several languages including Turkish . Her third ‘Tea for two and a piece of cake’ made it to the top five best-selling Indian fiction of 2012. Her fourth, ‘The Secret wish list’ was among the top ten fiction of 2013. Her fifth, ‘The One You Cannot Have’ debuted at No.2 on the Nielsen list. The sixth ‘It happens for a Reason’ was out in December 2014 and has been on the Nielsen top ten, every week, since it’s release.Her seventh book ‘Why We love The Way We Do’ was among the top five best-selling non-fiction books of 2015. Her 8th book ‘It’s All In the Planets’ which has sold more than 40k copies (and still counting) in a short span of 3 months since release.
She has been awarded the Academia award for Business Excellence by the New Delhi Institute of Management, which is given to distinguished professionals for innovative best practices for their contribution to their field that adds to India’s International and national reputation. She was a keynote speaker at BNLF 2015, along with Bruce Dickinson(of Iron Maiden fame).
She has also given several talks in many educational institutions such as IITs, IIMs, and many corporate organisations like KPMG, Infosys, and Accenture. She is also an artist specialising in portraiture.
She has a very popular blog and she also writes a weekly column in The Financial Chronicle. She has a huge online following and is very active on the social media. Her other interests are travel, photography and Ashtanga yoga.