A Conversation with Chris Crutcher

Duration: 19:23

Chris Crutcher is one of the most respected and beloved authors working in the field of young adult literature. For thirty years he’s been writing honest books for teenagers – books that tell the truth about people’s lives and struggles. Because they are funny, raw, and honest, Chris’s books speak to teen readers of all kinds. Tune in to hear the about the ideas behind his newest book, Period 8; his thoughts on writing in honest language for teenagers; and what readers have told him about the impact of his stories.