Stories tagged: chris crutcher
Tue., Oct. 15, 2019
‘The Butterfly Girl’ is a novel for every literary aficionado of that pitch-perfect who-done-it with characters so true, you really care who done it.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 15, 2019
‘There are so many great writers in town’: Summer Stories contributors join readers at Northwest Passages event
Spokane authors got the chance to meet local readers and Spokane readers got a chance to hear from a slate of local writers Wednesday night, during a Northwest Passages Book …
Tue., Aug. 13, 2019
There’s a certain point in your life – let’s call it sometime in your mid-40s – when you realize some of the things you loved when you were younger haven’t …
Sun., Aug. 11, 2019
Tommy rolls another joint and hands it over the back of the bench seat to the hippie chick riding shotgun in the 1966 VW van that picked him up more …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 17, 2019
Chris Crutcher is hoping his newest book, “Losers Bracket,” will be banned somewhere.
Sun., Jan. 13, 2019
Schools struggling to move past tragedy are right in Chris Crutcher’s wheelhouse: the places that combine his service as a therapist for traumatized kids and his career as an author …
Sat., Jan. 12, 2019
Analysis: The reality of Crutcher’s life lessons are why his sports-themed young-adult lit is the gold-medal standard
Chris Crutcher is one of the most important voices in the world of young adult literature, but Katherine Cramer didn’t know that in the early ’90s when she first checked …
Sun., Jan. 6, 2019
Professor emeritus Marilyn Carpenter reviews “Losers Bracket” by Chris Crutcher, the headliner at the Northwest Passages Book Club on Jan. 16.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 6, 2018
Spokane author Chris Crutcher talks about his new novel and recent experiences on the front lines of high school shootings.
Sun., Sept. 22, 2013
Spokane’s Chris Crutcher has written 14 books aimed at the young adult audience. He’s also consistently among the authors most often challenged in schools and public libraries, according to the …