Books by Cris Beam

CRIS BEAM received an MFA in creative nonfiction from Columbia University. She has written for Teen People, Parenting, Out, Mademoiselle, and other magazines, as well as for the public radio program This American Life. She teaches creative writing at Colu

Released: Aug. 13, 2013

"An engrossing, well-researched examination of important social issues."
Journalist Beam examines what is needed to improve the way we care for troubled families and children. Read full book review >
I AM J by Cris Beam
Released: March 1, 2011

Finally, a book about a transgender teen that gives its central character a life in which gender and transition matter but do not define his existence! Read full book review >