Amish Tripathi (born 18 October 1974) is an Indian author, known for his novels The Immortals of Meluha, The Secret of the Nagas, The Oath of the Vayuputras, Scion of Ikshvaku and Sita: Warrior of Mithila. The first three books collectively comprise the Shiva Trilogy and the later two are the first two books of the Ram Chandra Series which is going to be a collection of five books.
Scion of Ikshvaku won the Crossword Book Award for Best Popular Award. On 18 October 2016, Amish Tripathi announced that he will be releasing two new novels in 2017. One will be his first non-fiction book while the other will be the sequel to the book, Scion of Ikshvaku, from the Ramachandra series with name Sita: Warrior of Mithila which was released on 29 May 2017. It opened at #1 on the national bestseller lists.
It was the highest selling book of 2017Amish launched his first non-fiction book, Immortal India in August 2017.Amish's next book 'Suheldev & The Battle Of Bahraich is postponed until next announcement.