Matt Chandler
children's book author ~ speaker ~ editor ~ blogger
Press Association
2007, 2010, 2012
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I'm currently booking author visits for
the 2013-14 school year. My full or
half-day program offers students in
elementary school an
educationally-sound, fun-filled day of
learning about the writing process in an
interactive format. I also have a
program available for middle schools.
For more information, visit my  
visits page.

My latest books from
Capstone Press,  
were released February 1. Both books
are part of the Haunted America series,

Bachelor's Grove Cemetery and Other
Haunted Places of the Midwest
Ghosts of the Alamo and Other
Hauntings of the South

The February issue of American Legion
Magazine includes my feature story on
an incredible group of Navy veterans
known as the Tin Can Sailors.
Click here
to read about these American heroes.

My first graphic novel,
The Trojan War
Scheduled for release
through Capstone Press
in 2015

of my books can be found on my
author page at by clicking
the link below.
I'm working on a very special project. It
is my first work of (sort of) fiction.
Balloons for Heaven will be released
June 21st. I'm working with an incredibly
talented illustrator on the project and
100 percent of the proceeds from the
book will be donated to the family of
Larry Wells, the Blasdell man who was
murdered last year in the Hamburg Toys
R Us. To learn more about this project
and how you can support this wonderful
click here: