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.
@OgleConnie @NPR Truly...so sad.
@pkfletcher @hsboggini @WritersDigest And, of course, the benefits to posting photos of alpacas on Instagram.
@hsboggini @WritersDigest @pkfletcher I blush. I would be honored. I would even strive for coherence.