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Several Literary Mama editors and columnists have books coming out this Spring that are now available for pre-order on Amazon.

CNF editor Sonya Huber's memoir, Opa Nobody, is coming out this spring from University of Nebraska Press.

Senior Editor and columnist Shari MacDonald Strong's anthology, The Maternal Is Political: Women Writers at the Intersection of Motherhood and Social Change (featuring essays by several Literary Mamas) will be published in May by Seal Press

Love You to Pieces: Creative Writers on Raising a Child with Special Needs by Suzanne Kamata will be published in June by Beacon Press.

And finally, columnist Elrena Evans and Caroline Grant also edited an anthology featuring several Literary Mama writers, Mama, PhD: Women Write about Motherhood and Academic Life. It comes out this summer from Rutgers University Press


Amy Stockwell Mercer is a freelance writer living in Charleston, SC with her husband and three sons. An MFA graduate in Creative Writing from Queens University, she writes about art and artist profiles for Charleston Magazine, The City Paper, Charleston Art Mag, and Art Papers. Amy also writes about living with chronic illness, and is finishing a book about women with diabetes for Demos Health. When she needs to get out of her own head, she teaches college students how to write the 5 paragraph essay. You can read more of her writing at her website.


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