| Matt Chandler|
Lauren Chandler (m. 1999)
| October 24, 1972 (age 43)
Ithaca, New York, United States (1972-10-24) |
Reid Chandler, Norah Chandler, Audrey Chandler
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Mark Driscoll, John Piper, David Platt, Tim Keller, Francis Chan
Children's Book author
Matt Chandler (writer) Wikipedia
Matt Chandler is an American author of more than 20 books for young children, including Side by Side Baseball Stars: Comparing the Game's Greatest Players, which was selected by the American Society of Journalists and Authors as its 2015 Children's/Young Adult Book of the Year.
He has published 22 children's books, with 20 being non-fiction in addition to two works of fiction.Alcatraz (a "You Choose" Adventure)
Wacky Baseball Trivia (published with Sports Illustrated Kids)
Wacky Basketball Trivia
The Science of Basketball
The Science of Baseball
The Science of Hockey
Behind Enemy Lines: The Escape of Robert Grimes with the Comet Line
Outrunning the Nazis: The Brave Escape of Resistance Fighter Sven Somme
The World's Most Haunted Places
Deer Hunting for Kids
Bear Hunting for Kids
Dangerous Times: History's Most Troubled Eras
Ghosts of the Alamo and Other Hauntings of the South
Bachelor's Grove Cemetery and Other Haunted Places of the Midwest
Balloons for Heaven
The Trojan War
Side by Side Baseball Stars: Comparing the Game's Greatest Players
The Adventures of Larry the Lunchbox Lizard: First Time With a Babysitter
Outrageous Pro Wrestling Rivalries
Who's Who of Pro Baseball: A Guide to the Game's Greatest Players
Chandler has written for a number of regional and national magazines including SuperLawyers, American Legion Magazine, Gentry, Buffalo Magazine, and Buffalo Spree.Cover story on attorney James Harrington, Super Lawyers Magazine, August 2016
Cover story on attorney Ginger Schroder, Super Lawyers Magazine, August 2015
"Tin Can Soldiers", American Legion Magazine
His essays have appeared in three books within the internationally best-selling series Chicken Soup for the Soul, including:"Chicken Soup for the Soul: Think Positive"
"Chicken Soup for the Soul: Hooked on Hockey"
"Chicken Soup for the Soul: Time to Thrive"
In addition to his writing, Chandler visits elementary schools to present "author visits". His presentations are designed to inspire children and encourage reading, while being fun and entertaining. In a 2016 interview with the West Seneca Bee, Chandler had this to say about his school visits: "I took a very unconventional path to becoming a writer and overcame long odds, so I really try to reach them (the students) and show them they can follow their dreams and achieve anything if they are willing to work hard and never give up."
Chandler is a six-time New York Press Association Award winner, having earned recognition for his columns and feature writing while a newspaper reporter for Buffalo Business First, the Buffalo Law Journal, and The Hamburg Sun.
He was also recognized by the American Society of Journalists and Authors with its 2015 award for Best Children's/Young Adult book for his Capstone Press/Sports Illustrated Kids book, Side by Side Baseball Stars: Comparing the Game's Greatest Players.