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Hi!

My name is Meredith Tate, and I’m a New Hampshire author currently transplanted in the Midwest (St. Louis, MO) with my husband. I have a master’s degree in social work from the University of New Hampshire, and am a licensed certified social worker in Massachusetts (which isn’t super helpful in MO…). While I’m not currently working in the field, I enjoy bringing psychology and social work into my writing.

I love reading and writing in all genres, but particularly enjoy anything under the “speculative fiction” umbrella — the darker, the better! My books have twist endings, a body count, and always pass the Bechdel test.
My debut novel MISSING PIECES comes out in Spring 2015! Find out more under Books!

 

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Here’s 10 random facts about me!

1. I lived in London for four months, and it was the best four months of college ever.

2. Like so many New Englanders, my favorite food is lobster. I can crack one open like a pro.

3. I’ve traveled to three continents, and my life dream is to visit all seven!

4. I’ve been playing piano since I was 9 years old.

5. My favorite book is Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. I dressed as Bellatrix for the midnight book release. My friends were embarrassed to stand with me.

6. I can quote every line of The Office, and frequently do so in normal conversation. If you can quote Michael Scott in a sentence, I guarantee we will be friends.

7. I’m still mourning the death of Firefly.

8. I was a huge marching band geek in high school. I went to band camp every summer. Seriously.

9. My favorite place is Disney World. Second favorite is Bar Harbor, Maine.

10. I love animals. I especially love geese. They’re awesome.

Photo Credit: Steve Shannon

Banner Design: Lizzie Siegel

 

I’m a member of the St. Louis Writer’s Guild.

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