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.
From the book my wife is reading beside me in bed: ASSHOLES by Aaron James. I draw your attention to line 6. https://t.co/PQmlX7WzoN
#HowardDean: one more reason why I love the 802. A great moment -- poignant and funny and self-aware -- at the #DemsInPhilly .
RT @JenniKonner: I'm so glad for Howard Dean he got to reclaim that moment.