Besides being the co-author with Dorothy Hearst of the At the Heels of History series, Pam Berkman is the author of Her Infinite Variety: Stories of Shakespeare and the Women He Loved (Simon & Schuster) and The Falling Nun (Simon & Schuster). Her short story “Duty” from Her Infinite Variety appears in Houghton Mifflin Harcourt’s leading national ELA curriculum, Collections, and the title story from The Falling Nun was nominated for a Pushcart Prize. Her favorite quote from Shakespeare is, “Words, words, words!” She lives in the San Francisco Bay Area, where she also works as an editor, with her husband and twin sons.