Category Archives: Blog

These posts are the personal thoughts of Chrissi Hart.

Readings from Under the Grapevine Podcast celebrates 10 years! 0

To celebrate 10 years of Readings from Under the Grapevine Podcast on Ancient Faith Radio we are holding a children’s story competition! To win a copy of In the Candles Glow by Elizabeth Crispina Johnson, illustrated by Amandine Wanert, have your child craft a story about their patron saint during Lent and email to […]

Feast day of Saint Kendeas, the Wonderworker of Cyprus 0

On October 6 the faithful flock to the church of Saint Kendeas in Cyprus to commemorate his memory and feast day. Learn more about him here. Under the Grapevine, A Miracle by Saint Kendeas of Cyprus was my first children’s picture book telling the true story of the miraculous healing of my grandmother by a […]

Watch and hear a reading of Tea with the Queen 0

Just posted today, a reading of my new children’s book, Tea with the Queen! Click here to watch. Enjoy!

Author interview 0

A few weeks ago I was interviewed by Demi Stevens for the York Book Expo. On this video I talk to Demi about my four children’s books, including my new book, Tea with the Queen! Click here to watch! Please stop by my table at the York Book Expo on October 17 to check them […]

Tea with the Queen raises funds for brain tumor research at the York Book Expo! 0

The first ever York Book Expo at Memorial Hall is on Saturday October 17! This is an exciting event featuring N.Y. Times best selling author, David Rosenfelt and over 100 local authors and vendors. Admission to the Book Expo is FREE. Come and meet tremendously talented authors and illustrators. It will be an awsome day […]

Celebrating 500 episodes of Readings from Under the Grapevine! 0

In honor of the 500th episode of “Readings from the Under the Grapevine,” Ancient Faith Radio is giving away a gift set containing The Miracle of the Red Egg by Elizabeth Crispina Johnson, The Legend of the Cross by Dr. Chrissi Hart, and the CD Pascha: Come Receive the Light by Eikona. For a chance […]

Tea with the Queen No.1 on amazon UK kindle store! 0

  Now is the time to get your free kindle ebook, Tea with the Queen! Ranked No.1 for the second time as of this morning in children’s ebooks on Europe and mice! Go to amazon UK or amazon to order your free kindle, or to order the book in paperback. And enjoy your trip to […]

Praise for Tea with the Queen 0

  Just in, praise for my new children’s picture book released on December 4 by Xist Publishing!   Chrissi Hart does it once again! She has written a ‘must read’ gem for all families. A perfect book for sparking the imagination of young children wanting to travel to England to visit the queen for tea. Cozy up, […]

An Interview with Niko Chocheli on his illustrations for The Legend of the Cross 0

Earlier this year, I was privileged to read my new children’s book, The Legend of the Cross to children at the St. Emmelia Homeschooling Conference at the Antiochian Village in Bolivar, PA. While at the book-signing table with Niko Chocheli, illustrator for our book, I took the opportunity to interview him about his beautiful illustrations. […]

A lovely gift for Easter and Pascha! The Legend of the Cross. 0

  Discover the legend of the tree that would become the Cross of Christ. Grown from seeds gifted from the heavens, a magnificent tree participates in ancient history before becoming the crowning symbol of Christianity. Don’t miss this complement to the story of Easter that is sure to become a Christian children’s classic. Chronicles of […]