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Sam J. Miller

Biography

Sam J. Miller

Sam J. Miller lives in New York City now, but grew up in a small town in upstate New York. He is the last in a long line of butchers. In no particular order, he has also been a film critic, a grocery bagger, a community organizer, a secretary, a painter's assistant and model, and the guitarist in a punk rock band. His fiction has been nominated for the Nebula Award and the Theodore Sturgeon Award, was long-listed for the Hugo Award, and has won the Shirley Jackson Award. He's a graduate of the Clarion Writers Workshop. His husband of 15 years is a nurse practitioner and is way smarter and handsomer than Sam.

Sam J. Miller

Books by Sam J. Miller

by Sam J. Miller - Coming of Age, Contemporary Fiction, Family, Fiction, Gay & Lesbian, Health, Humor, Mental Health, Romance, Social Issues, Young Adult 12+

Matt hasn’t eaten in days. The hunger clears his mind, keeps him sharp and he needs to be as sharp as possible if he’s going to find out just how Tariq and his band of bullies drove his sister, Maya, away. Matt can resist the siren call of casseroles and cookies because he has discovered the less he eats, the more he seems to have...powers. Matt decides to infiltrate Tariq’s life, then use his powers to uncover what happened to Maya. But Matt doesn’t realize there are many kinds of hunger…and he isn’t in control of all of them.