Joanne Merriam

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Joanne Merriam is the owner and publisher of Upper Rubber Boot Books. She is the co-editor (with H. L. Nelson) of the feminist anthology of dark fiction, Choose Wisely: 35 Women Up To No Good , and editor of its sequel, Broad Knowledge: 35 Women Up To No Good as well as the immigrant science fiction anthology, How to Live on Other Planets: A Handbook for Aspiring Aliens and the adventure anthology The Museum of All Things Awesome And That Go Boom . She is also the author of the poetry collection The Glaze from Breaking , originally published by Stride Books and re-released by URB.

She was born in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada in 1973. A graduate in English and Mathematics from Dalhousie University, she has worked as an oil and gas leas
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Sharp & Sugar Tooth (Women Up To No Good #3) by Octavia Cade Sharp & Sugar Tooth is an anthology of dark fiction and darker appetites, edited by Octavia Cade (author of Food and Horror: Essays on Ravenous Souls, Toothsome Monsters, and Vicious Cravings). NetGalley reviewers can get it now here.

Stories include food as adventure and self-knowledge and negotiation; redemptive funeral cannibalism; sea monsters and cooking pots for the starving; Nigeria... Read more of this blog post »
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