Alisa Valdes Gandy is the NY Times bestselling author of six published novels, with nearly 1 million books currently in print in 11 languages. Her seventh novel, The Clubhouse Diaries (2010) was published by her own publishing house, Aviar Books; her eighth novel, THE THREE KINGS: A Christmas Romance, comes out in November from St. Martin’s Press. Alisa is also working on a three-part young-adult supernatural romance series for HarperCollins, called The Kindred. Time magazine named Alisa one of the 25 “Most Influential Hispanics” in the United States; Hispanic Business magazine has twice named Alisa one of the nation’s 100 most powerful Hispanics; Latina magazine named Alisa a woman of the year; and Entertainment Weekly hailed Alisa as a Breakout Literary Star. Alisa’s novel The Dirty Girls Social Club is currently in development for a TV series.