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Miriam Ofstein

Born: in Sioux Falls, South Dakota
Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois: Miriam grew up in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.

Biography: At an early age, Miriam developed a passion for reading and writing, and spent hours reading and re-reading her favorite books and series. By the time she went to college, she knew exactly what she wanted to do with her life. After graduation, she moved to Chicago to pursue her dream of becoming an author.


Primary Literary Genre(s): Fiction

Primary Audience(s): Children; Young adult readers

Miriam Ofstein on WorldCat :

Selected Titles

The departure /
ISBN: 098194938X OCLC: 793165747

Ravine Pub., Morris, Ill. : 2012.

After restoring communication with Neptune Training Academy, Blaze, a Pond Punkie, and his twin sister Ember discover that the academy is under attack. Blaze, Ember and Arianna, a Nereidan, work to travel back to Neptune to defeat the Tritonans for the last time.