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Youth Sports Fiction
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Welcome to my split-personality website. I write for both adults and middle-grade youth, concentrating on non-fiction sports history for adults, with Minor League Baseball history my main emphasis. For kids, I write youth sports fiction in the vein of Matt Christopher and Alfred Slote, both prolific writers of youth sports stories from the 1950s to 1990s.
Please take a few minute to browse my site. You'll find plenty for both kids and adults, including links to some of my favorite sports history and middle-grade sports fiction. And, don't forget to check out my blogs. "Me and Jerome," among other topics, includes articles published in several North Texas small-town newspapers and on the Texas League page of MiLB.com. My Youth Sports Literature blog covers the latest and oldest in middle-grade sports fiction, the kind many of you parent grew up reading.
If you have any questions or comments, feel free to click the "Contact Kris" button at the top of each page. I promise I'll get back to you!
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