Under her pen name E-Fierce, Miranda has written several acclaimed screenplays and stories including her debut young adult novel, THE SISTA HOOD: ON THE MIC. For her work as a novelist, Miranda has served as Artist-in-Residence for both the National Book Foundation and Gaia Foundation and the Gaia Foundation/Sea Change Residency.
Her screenplay for the feature-length coming-of-age story Outside the Wall received a Tribeca All Access Fellows, an Outfest Screenwriting Award, a fellow in the National Association of Latino Independent Producers Writer's Lab and was named a two-time finalist in the Sundance Feature Film Lab.
New and Popular Books
Model Minority – COMING SOON
Miranda's newest YA Fiction book, currently in the works.
Raising Cane – COMING SOON
Atria/Simon & Schuster, 2014
A fictionalized account of Miranda’s own family’s forced migration from Puerto Rico to Hawaii.
“A Kiss from Lares”
ed. Michelle Herrera Mulligan, Atria/Simon & Schuster, 2007
Stories of women at their rawest and most intimate.
The Sista Hood: On the Mic
Atria / Simon & Schuster, 2006
A young adult novel about a feminist female hip-hop crew.
The Fire This Time
“Vieques Puerto Rico: A Baptism by Fire”
ed. Viven Labton/Dawn Lundy Martin, Anchor Press, 2004
An exciting cross section of feminist voices that express new directions in activism, identity, and thought.