Sherry D. Ramsey is a bestselling Canadian science fiction and fantasy author, editor, publisher, and creativity addict. Her books include the Nearspace series, two novels for middle grade readers, the urban fantasy Olympia Investigations series, and other standalone works. Her latest short fiction can be found in the new Young Explorer’s Adventure Guide and the forthcoming anthology, Flights from the Rock . She’s an editor and publisher with the regional small press Third Person Press, and regularly conducts writing workshops in person and online. Sherry is a member of the Writer’s Federation of Nova Scotia Writer’s Council, a moderator of her local writer’s group, and a past Vice-President and Secretary-Treasurer of SF Canada, Canada’s national association for Speculative Fiction Professionals.
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