Neelim Akash Kashyap is one of the popular and award winning authors in Assamese literature. For half a decade, he has been writing books—especially novels in Assamese, a regional language in India. Till date, Neelim Akash has penned down 12 books, including 7 novels. He won 'Best Debut Book Award’—for his debut novel 'Narakor Beli'. ‘Fifth Hand Wife’ is his debut novel in English literature.Apart from writing, he has hobbies of travelling, making friends and reading books. The hurdle and obstacles that comes in his life, makes him much stronger and gives inspiration to write.