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These posts are the personal thoughts of Chrissi Hart.

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 […]

More praise for The Legend of the Cross 0

This touching review just added on amazon by Jody and Dessi Jackson, brought tears to  my eyes. It is humbling to know that this new book is touching hearts and minds of children and adults alike! As I sat there reading this book to my children I kept thinking how gifted the author is. The […]

Praise for new children’s picture book – The Legend of the Cross 2

I am thrilled to announce the release of my third children’s picture book, The Legend of the Cross illustrated by Niko Chocheli on February 2, 2014! From a seed of an idea back in 2007,  it is now here…… The Legend of the Cross follows the journey of the tree that would become the Cross […]

Feast day of Saint Kendeas 0

  Today is the feast day of Saint Kendeas, the Wonderworker – a very special saint for our family. Read about him on this site and in my children’s book, Under the Grapevine which also inspired my children’s podcast with the same name on Ancient Faith Radio. Blessed Saint Kendeas intercede for us!

Saint Helena Brings the Holy Cross to Cyprus 0

Cyprus, the island of Saints, has endured many trials and tribulations, the most recent of which has been the banking crisis. Throughout Lent, I worried about my younger sister and her family in Cyprus and continue to be concerned about the years of hardship ahead for the people there.  It has been the worst crisis […]