Chris won the New England Book Award in 2002, and his novel, Midwives, was a number one New York Times bestseller, a selection of Oprah's Book Club, a Publishers Weekly "Best Book," and a New England Booksellers Association Discovery pick. His work has been translated into over 25 languages and twice become movies (Midwives and Past the Bleachers).
He has written for a wide variety of magazines, including Cosmopolitan, Reader's Digest, and the Boston Globe Sunday Magazine, and has been a Sunday columnist for Gannett's Burlington Free Press since 1992. Chris graduated from Amherst College, and lives in Vermont with his wife and daughter.
Devastating. But are we really surprised? @fairewinds https://t.co/cMTyMrzoXZ
Powerful story by @NanoreB in @ArmenianWeekly about @Lara_Aha and others in Armenia trying to end domestic violence. http://t.co/zS0yIbCxMb