Joan Shaddox Isom
Joan Shaddox Isom's most recent book is Offerings in the Snow, reviewed here by Julia Sneden, published by Foxmoor Press and available at Barnes and Noble. She is also the author of The First Starry Night (Charlesbridge) and coeditor of The Leap Years: Women Reflect on Change, Loss and Love (Beacon Press). Isom's fiction, poetry and plays have won awards, and her work has appeared in numerous publications, including anthologies. Of Cherokee descent, Isom lives near Tahlequah, Oklahoma.