|Born||25 October 1938|
Calcutta, Bengal Presidency, British India
|Genres||Short Story, Novel|
|Notable awards||Sahitya Akademi Award (2013)|
Mridula Garg published 27 books in Hindi – novels, short story collections, plays and essays – and three in English. She took her Masters in Economics in 1960 and taught economics at Delhi University for three years. She was a columnist for Ravivar magazine and India Today. She was also a research associate at the Center for South Asian Studies at the University of California-Berkeley in April 1990.
- Uske Hisse Ki Dhoop (Novel, 1975)
- Vanshaj (Novel, 1976)
- Chittacobra (Novel, 1979)
- Anitya (Novel, 1980)
- Main Aur Main (Novel, 1984)
- Kath Gulab (Novel, 1996)
- Miljul Mann (novel 2010)
- Vasu ka Kutum (Long story 2016)
- Kitni Qaiden (Short Stories, 1975)
- Tukra-Tukra Aadmi (Short Stories, 1976)
- Daffodil Jal Rahein Hain (Short Stories, 1978)
- Glacier Se (Short Stories, 1980)
- Urf Sam (Short Stories, 1986)
- Shahar Ke Naam (Short Stories, 1990)
- Charchit Kahanaian (Short Stories, 1993)
- Samagam (Short Stories, 1996)
- Mere Desh Ki Mitti, Aha (Short Stories, 2001)
- Sangati-Visangti (in 2 Vol.) (Short Stories, 2004)
- Joote ka Jodh Gobhi ka Todh (Short Stories, 2006)
- Ek Aur Ajnabi (Play, 1978)
- Jadoo Ka Kaleen (Play, 1993)
- Teen Qaiden (Plays, 1995)
- Saam Daam Dand Bhed (Play for children, 2003)
- Rang-Dhang (Essays, 1995)
- Chukte Nahin Sawaal (Essays, 1999)
- Kuchh Atke Kuchh Bhatke (Yatra Samsaran, Essays, 1996)
- Kar Lenge Sab Hazam (Satirical Essays)
- Miljul Mann (Novel, 2009)
- Kriti Aur Kritikar(essays, 2013)
- Mere Sang ki Aurten (short story, 2013)
- Kriti Men Stree patr (critical essays, 2010)
- Chittacobra (Novel, translated from Hindi, Chittacobra, 1999)
- A Touch of Sun (Novel, translated from Hindi, Uske Hisse Ki Dhoop, 1978)
- Country of Goodbyes (Novel, translated from Hindi, Kathgulab, 2003)
- Daffodils on Fire (Short Stories, 1990)
- Anitya Halfway to Nowhere (novel, translated from Hindi, Anitya 2010)
- The Last Email (novel originally in English, 2017)
- Anitya translated into Marathi from Anitya(Hindi) 2014
- Kathgulab translated into Marathi (2008) and Malayalam (2010)
- Main Aur Main translated into Marathi (2016) from Hindi.
- Miljul Mann translated into Urdu (2016), Punjabi (2017), Tamil (2018), Telugu (2018) and Rajasthani (2018) from Hindi language.
- Sahityakar Sanman, by the Hindi Academy, Delhi, (1988)
- Sahitya Bhushan, by the U.P. Hindi Sansthan (1999)
- Hellman-Hammet Grant for Courageous Writing by the Human Rights Watch, New York (2001)
- Honored for lifetime contribution to literature in the Vishwa Hindi Sammelan in Suriname in 2003.
- Vyas Sanman, for an outstanding work of fiction in Hindi for Kathgulab (2004)
- Uske Hisse ki Dhoop (novel) and Jadoo Ka Kaleen (Play) awarded by the M.P. Sahitya Parishad in 1975 and 1993 respectively.
- Miljul Mann (novel) awarded the Sahitya Akademi Award in 2013
- Ram Manohar Lohia Samman from U.P Hindi Sansthan (2016)
- D. Litt. "Honoris Causa" from ITM University, Gwalior (2016)
- "AGNI Online: Author Mridula Garg". Archived from the original on 8 July 2018. Retrieved 16 January 2011.
- Oxford University Press: Anitya: Mridula Garg
- "For Continuing Debate". www.phalanx.in. Retrieved 16 February 2021.
- "Poets dominate Sahitya Akademi Awards 2013" Archived 19 December 2013 at the Wayback Machine. Sahitya Akademi. 18 December 2013. Retrieved 18 December 2013.