About the Author

Frederica Paremore Burden graduated from Barry University (Miami Shores, Florida) with a Bachelors Degree in Nursing, and a Masters Degree in Criminal Justice from St. Thomas University (Miami Gardens, Florida).

She worked for 28 years with the City of Miami Police Department, in various units throughout the department, including undercover details. Frederica was also a calendar model for the Police Department. She has three (3) sons and currently works as an adjunct professor at Miami Dade College School of Justice.

A frequent speaker on the topics of corporate diversity and inclusion, self-empowerment, adult bullying and pursuing your passion after 40, Frederica Burden lives in Florida.


To schedule Frederica for a keynote speaking engagement, online chat, conference or book club meeting via speaker phone, Skype, Facebook Live or Group Chat, Twitter chat, Zoom, or a FaceTime meet-up simply email her at paremour23@aol.com.

Frederica would love to meet your group in person or provide a written interview for your blog! She is also available for Internet radio interviews.

Miami Beat: The Secret Society is her debut suspense novel, followed by book two, Miami Beat II: Dilemmas. Books are available at online retailers in print and digital format. You can learn more about upcoming releases and events by signing up for our monthly newsletter at: www.FredericaBurden.com

Miami Beat II: Dilemmas and now Miami Beat III: Illusions. Frederica has also made a phenomenal Unisex Fragrance from natural oils to give you a true experience of Miami.

Miami Beat Fragrance is also available on the shop page.