“[Ty] was such a nice cool dude and he told us a lot about himself.” “[Ty] gave me lots of information that I will now use.” “[Ty] was chill and he was caring and fun!” -Middle school students.

Ty Chapman (tychapman.org) is the author of SARAH RISING; LOOKING FOR HAPPY; STOKES (Co-written with John Coy, Lerner 2024); TARTARUS (Button Poetry 2024); and multiple forthcoming picture books.  A previous version of Ty’s debut poetry collection was long-listed for Button Poetry’s Chapbook contest, and Frontier Magazine’s 2021 New Voices contest.     

Ty’s accomplishments also include being named a Loft Literary Center Mirrors & Windows fellow, Mentor Series fellow, and attending Vermont College of Fine Arts in pursuit of his Master’s Degree in Creative Writing for Children and Young Adults.  

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Books by Ty Chapman