About the author


Alan Jansen was born in British colonial Ceylon. An engineer by proffession he now lives in Stockholm, Sweden. Alan enjoys travel, experiencing the Scandinavian solstice, and loves dogs and cats. Alan began his writing career after a long stint at a famous Telecommunications Company in Sweden.

Accepting an early retirement offer, he took a few Sabbath years before beginning his wonderful first book "One Flew Over the Banyan Tree" - much acclaimed by professional critics.

On August 11, 2017. Alan released his second book Uncle Cheroot.

On April 25, 2021 after some time of sickness Alan passed away of the age of 73