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2 area professors publish children's books

2 area professors publish children's books

August 13th, 2011 in News

FULTON, Mo. - The children's literature arena can be a tough field to crack because of so many other aspiring authors. But two area professors were able to break into that field and publish their own children's books.

Matthew Murrie, an English professor at Westminster College, published a children's trivia book earlier this month called "Every Day on Earth." The book targets children ages 8-12, and each page consists of an interesting fact that happens daily on the planet. Murrie, of Columbia, partnered with his father, Steve Murrie, to create ....