blog header
Chris Crowe

Who was Larry Doby?

Chris Crowe is professor of English at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah and the author of Presenting Mildred D. Taylor (Twayne 1999) an historical novel for teens, Mississippi Trial, 1955 (Dial 2002), and Getting Away with Murder: The True Story of the Emmett Till Case (Dial 2003). His most recent book is Just as Good: How

Read More »
Phillies Fanatic

Must Be Summer

I’m not really sure how it happened. One day I was a mild-mannered poet and children’s author from Chester County, PA, filling my days with free-verse, research, and grocery shopping. The next—I’m wearing a Carlos Ruiz red-and-white striped jersey, scanning the Philadelphia Inquirer Sports section for game stats and injury updates, and racing home from the

Read More »