Josepha Sherman

Josepha Sherman is a fantasy novelist, folklorist and editor, who has written everything from Star Trek novels to biographies of Bill Gates and Jeff Bezos (founder of to titles such as Mythology for Storytellers (M. E. Sharpe, Inc.) and Trickster Tales (August House). She is the winner of the prestigious Compton Crook Award for best fantasy novel, and has had many titles on the New York Public Library Books for the Teen Age list. Most current titles include Star Trek: Vulcan’s Soul: Exodus with Susan Shwartz, the reprint of the Unicorn Queen books from Del Rey and the forthcoming Stoned Souls with Mercedes Lackey, for Baen Books. She is also editing The Encyclopedia of Storytelling for M. E. Sharpe. For her other editorial projects, you can check out When she isn’t busy writing, editing or gathering folklore, Sherman loves to travel, knows how to do Horse Whispering and has had a newborn foal fall asleep on her foot.

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