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.
@Bookworm That certainly has happened to me over the years.
Thank you, Jon. It is indeed what we do. . . #amwriting #writingtips https://t.co/DH2fOYtu1Y
RT @jhiggy: Reading the John Updike stories: 'The Gun Shop' http://t.co/kstRrxfnqN