Anita Pietra was born in Bergamo and lives in Milan. After graduating in Oriental Languages she completed a Masters in Publishing at the University of Bologna. She began her publishing career in the press office of Edizioni E/O and then moved on to editing Italian fiction at Rizzoli. Anita has been fiction editor for BUR paperbacks since 2010 and for some years managed the digital romance series only YouFeel Rizzoli. Since 2017 she is also editor of the adult line for Fabbri, both fiction and nonfiction.