Miriam Bat-Ami is an author, poet, actor, and professor emerita of Western Michigan University’s English Department. She has published four books for children, ranging from picture books to a young adult novel: When the Frost Is Gone, Dear Elijah, Two Suns in the Sky, and Sea, Salt, and Air. She received a grand prize from the Maine Media Center for her poem “A Rounded Bowl,” which is forthcoming in a book of nature poetry for adults, Measuring the Marigolds.
When the Frost Is Gone | review | Kirkus Reviews
https://www.publishersweekly.com/978-0-374-31755-3 | review | Publishers Weekly
http://biography.jrank.org/pages/393/Bat-Ami-Miriam-1950-Autobiography-Feature.html | autobiography