Books by Serena Burdick

Find Me in Havana

Find Me in Havana is a difficult book to grade.  Startling, original, frank and powerful, it spellbinds and breaks a reader’s heart. The book tells the tale of Estelita Rodriguez, a Cuban actress whose time in the spotlight led to a supporting role in Rio Bravo and a series of Roy Rogers films ...

Girl in the Afternoon

I was drawn to Girl In the Afternoon primarily because of its setting. I love books set in Paris, and, if they include references to the art world, that's all the better. So, I leapt at the chance to review this. Sadly, the book did not live up to my expectations. Eighteen-year-old Aimée Savaray ...