Miriam works with kids, books, and kids' books. 

Originally from Atlanta, Georgia, Miriam received her B. A. in English from Macalester College in St. Paul, MN, and her MPhil in Education and Critical Approaches to Children’s Literature from the University of Cambridge in Cambridge, UK.
She has written and edited books for all ages, consulted on manuscripts, developed anti-bias preschool curricula, taught creative writing classes, guest lectured, interviewed and led author panels, reviewed books, and engaged in general bookwormery. Miriam currently publishes children's books at Capstone and writes for We Need Diverse Books.
She lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota, where they don’t (but she does) sweeten their tea.

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