Vaibhav Maheshwari is thirty-one, and hails from Amritsar, Punjab. Shadow of a Diamond is his first thriller fiction novel. Since childhood, he was fond of reading novels from which he gained inspiration and aspired to become an author. Graduating from Delhi University, the Shaeed Bhagat Singh College of Commerce, he is currently into his family business in the knitting industry. He started his career in the field of 'sale and purchase of pre-owned cars' and is enthusiastic to establish his name in the world of writing.