Tatiana Boncompagni is a New York-based author and journalist. Her writing has appeared in dozens of publications, including The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, Town & Country, Marie Claire, InStyle and Vogue.

After graduating magna cum laude from the School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University, Tatiana worked for American Lawyer magazine in New York, the Legal Times in Washington D.C. and The Wall Street Journal Europe in Brussels. Tatiana's first two novels, Gilding Lily and Hedge Fund Wives were published by Avon Books, a division of HarperCollins Publishers. Her latest book, Social Death, is the first book in the Clyde Shaw mystery series.

Tatiana was born in South Dakota and grew up in Tennessee and Minnesota. She is married, has three young children and splits her time between Manhattan and a farm in the Hudson Valley. Her hobbies include running, yoga, cooking and—of course—reading.