Tatiana Boncompagni journalist and author of Social Death, Hedge Fund Wives and Gilding Lily

Tatiana Boncompagni is a New York-based freelance writer and mother of two young children. She writes regularly on fashion, beauty and society for The New York Times Sunday Styles section and the Financial Times Style and Shopping pages. Her work has also appeared in The Wall Street Journal, Cookie, Vogue and InStyle. Her first novel, Gilding Lily, a roman à clef set amid Manhattan’s high society play dates, loaner gowns and jewels, will be published by the Avon A imprint of HarperCollins Publishers in September 2008.