Zeynab Salimova was born on January 27, 1981 in Baku. At the age of 34 she moved to New York. Zeynab has published two collections of lyrical poems and a fantasy story "A Stone's Throw from a Fairy Tale". "The Garnet Bunches" is the first novel written by Zeynab Salimova. This is a beautiful beginning of the inspiration and passion to keep on writing. She is motivated by her love for the humanity. Zeynab Salimova holds PhD and MBA degrees, and is a member of the Union of Azerbaijani Writers. She is married and has two children.