Angela Misri is an award-winning journalist, author, and educator. Her detective series, called The Portia Adams Adventures, is set at Baker Street in the 1930s, and her first middle-grade series is called Tales from the Apocalypse. Pickles vs the Zombies, the first in that middle-grade series, won the 2021 Hackmatack for fiction and the second, Trip of the Dead, is short listed for a Red Cedar Award.
Misri has an MA in journalism from the University of Western Ontario and has worked as a digital journalist for 20 years, at the CBC and at The Walrus. She is also an assistant professor in the journalism department
at Toronto Metropolitan University (TMU).
The image to the left is a selfie (taken by the author) taken in November 2020. You can download it here for promotional purposes.