Chris Mullen is an accomplished and award-winning author, recognized for his captivating storytelling and literary talent. Hailing from Richmond, Texas, he is a proud graduate of Texas A&M University.
With a career spanning twenty-three years in education, Chris has been a dedicated teacher in both Kindergarten and PreK, cultivating his passion for storytelling and nurturing young minds. In 2019, he received the prestigious Connie Wootton Excellence in Teaching Award—a testament to his commitment to education and his profound impact on students' lives, bestowed upon him by the Southwest Association of Episcopal Schools (SAES). It was during this time that the idea for his young adult western adventure series, Rowdy, was born.
The first installment, Rowdy: Wild and Mean, Sharp and Keen, was met with critical acclaim and earned the esteemed title of 2023 Independent Press Distinguished Favorite. Notably, the third book, Rowdy: Dead or Alive, stands as a 2023 Will Rogers Medallion Finalist. Garnering numerous awards, Chris's Rowdy series continues to captivate readers of all ages, cementing his place as an author in the young adult western genre.
When he's not weaving stories, you can find Chris honing his craft in local coffee shops, pizza places, or even the neighborhood grocery store. Currently, he is hard at work on an adult, contemporary western mystery series for Wolfpack Publishing.
To connect with Chris, visit his website www.chrismullenwrites.com, where you can access updates, behind-the-scenes glimpses, and much more. Additionally, be sure to follow his Amazon Author Page and catch him on various social media platforms—Facebook, Instagram, Threads, and TikTok @chrismullenwrites, as well as on Twitter @cmullenwrites. For any inquiries or heartfelt messages, feel free to reach out directly at firstname.lastname@example.org.