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ChironBooks is an independent publisher of books by authors already established in various genres who also write excellent fiction for young readers.

ChironBooks publications got started in 2008 with a historical novel by the widely-published co-authors, Wim Coleman and Pat Perrin. (Visit their personal website.) Coleman and Perrin's book, Anna's World, won four national awards. The authors followed it with with the fantasy adventures Red Monocle and Juggler in the Wind.

The newly-formed quickly company snapped up U.S. rights to a bilingual collection of stories by International PEN vice-president Lucina Kathmann. Soon ChironBooks contracted a historical novel by R. Conrad Stein, whose many nonfiction publications appear in libraries and classrooms everywhere. His novel about the WWII homefront won a Moonbeam Medal!

And there's more to come …

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In Greek mythology,
Chiron was a noble centaur, a healer and a tutor to heroes such as Ajax, Aeneas, Theseus, Achilles, Jason, Peleus, Telamon, Heracles, and others. He was respected for his intelligence and kindness. He gave up his immortality to save the life of Prometheus, who had given humans the gift of fire.

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