Born in Brooklyn, New York, Serena Schreiber has lived in Miami, London, and Bremen (Germany). Since narrowly escaping corporate life, she writes children's fiction and short fantasy stories.
Her work first appeared in 'My Eye is the Sky,' a collection of poems by the children of P.S. 312 (Brooklyn, New York 1973). Her debut novel for middle grade children, FINN'S SHIP, won a Royal Palm Literary Award in 2011. Her fast-paced standalone sequel, FINN'S CAR, appeared in 2013 and Book #3, FINN'S ROCKET will launch in 2014.
She is an active member of Florida Writers Association (FWA) and FWA Youth Writers Program. She co-founded Howl at the Moon Writers Jam in Stuart, Florida.
Schreiber's short story 'Axel's Wheels' appeared in the anthology 'My Wheels' in 2012. Her short story 'Fin Fatale' was published in the anthology 'It's a Crime' in October 2013. A collection of fantasy short stories will be released Fall 2014.
Serena enjoys drinking coffee in exotic locations including at her day job, writing non-fiction for the Center of Environmental Studies at Florida Atlantic University. Find her third Thursdays at Howl at the Moon Writers Jam in Stuart, FL. She has two amazing children, a handsome husband, and a turtle named Bolt.