About Crystal Bowman

Crystal Bowman is an author, lyricist, speaker, mentor, and freelance editor. She has written over 70 books for children and several have become best sellers. She also writes lyrics for children's piano music and stories for Clubhouse Jr. Magazine. She is the author of THE ONE YEAR BOOK OF DEVOTIONS FOR PRESCHOOLERS (Tyndale) as well as many titles in the I CAN READ SERIES (Zondervan). She speaks at schools, churches, teachers' conventions, and writers' conferences.

Pumpkins and Jesus

Whether or not you choose to participate in Halloween, your kids will be aware of the holiday. Our secular society loves this holiday because it means big sales for the stores. Costumes, candy, and eerie decorations fly off the shelves … Continue reading

The Kite and the Boy

I am pleased to review a new children’s book by Aaron Duffy, with black and white illustrations by Katy Haaland Greene. The Kite and the Boy is a well-written, endearing story about the friendship between a kite and a young boy who … Continue reading

Grandpa’s Blessing

Nearly 60 years ago my father built a modest cottage on Hutchins Lake in Fennville, Michigan. I spent most of my summers there while I was growing up. It’s where I learned to swim and water ski. It’s where I … Continue reading