Miranda Weiss

Alaska, United States

Member Since: 10/09/2018

Miranda Weiss is the author of the memoir, Tide, Feather, Snow: A Life in Alaska, a Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association bestseller. Her science and nature writing has appeared in The Washington Post, The American Scholar, Columbia Science Review, and elsewhere. She lives with her husband and two daughters in Homer, Alaska.

Website: www.mirandaweiss.com


  • Tide, Feather, Snow: A Life in Alaska , HarperCollins (May 19, 2009)


  • Rasmuson Individual Artist Award(2010)


  • Bachelor of Arts in Biology from Brown University (May 1997)
  • Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing Nonfiction from Columbia University (May 2006)

Genres of Interest

Creative nonfiction