“Very few things make me happier than receiving fan letters from boys and girls who write that they had never cared for reading until they started to read my books. That is just about the ultimate in writing for children. I would never trade it for another profession.”
Rest in Peace to one of the greatest children’s authors of a generation, Matt Christopher: August 16, 1917 - September 20, 1997.
The Chicago Public Library has a large selection of Matt Christopher works. Click here to look at the list.