Serena Burdick is the Toronto Star and Publisher’s Weekly recognized and international bestselling author of The Girls with no Names, which is now out in the U.S., Canada, Australia and forthcoming in Portugal, Spain, Lithuania and Russia. She is the 2017 International Book Award winner for Historical Fiction, Girl in the Afternoon. She studied creative writing at Sarah Lawrence, holds a B.A. in English literature from Brooklyn College and an A.A. in theater from The American Academy of Dramatic Arts. She lives in Massachusetts with husband and two sons.