Zac O’Yeah is a detective novelist and author of the Majestic Trilogy, which is set in his Indian hometown Bengaluru. He has published 18 books, including several fiction and non-fiction bestsellers. His Gandhi biography Mahatma! was ranked as the best non-fiction book in Sweden in 2008. His travel writings have appeared in magazines such as National Geographic Traveller, Outlook Traveller, RES and Vagabond, and have also been included in several anthologies. All in all, he has written for nearly 100 different publications and is currently a columnist with the BusinessLine newspaper.
His writings have been translated into German, French, Norwegian, Danish, Finnish, Russian, Chinese, Kannada, Marathi, Tamil, Hindi and other languages. He is a founder-director of Bangalore’s World-Famous Semi-Deluxe Writing Programme, the first semi-professional writing school in India. His recent books include the novel Tropical Detective, the travelogue A Walk Through Barygaza and the children’s book The Mystery of the Cyber Friend. He also composes music with the pop group The Ändå whose latest hit “Friend!” was released in 2020. Read more on www.zacoyeah.com