Nonfiction for Young People


Chris Eboch is the author of over 20 nonfiction books for young people, early reader through teen. Her recent nonfiction titles, published under the name MM Eboch, include World War I Battlefield Medicine, Native American Code Talkers, A History of Film, Transportation Technology, and Chaco Canyon.

Chris has sold over 60 writing articles to Writers Digest, Children's Writer, and the annual Writer’s Guides. Her articles for children have appeared in magazines such as ChemMatters and Appleseeds. She has also written educational test passages/​items for Publishing Solutions, Pearson Education, and Six Red Marbles.

Chris is a popular workshop leader whose talk subjects have included Show Me the Money (on making a living from writing), Virtual School Visits, Dazzling Description: How to Show-Not-Tell, Putting the Story in History, Turn Your Memories into Children's Stories, Pros and Cons of Self-Publishing Children's Books, Connecting to Curricula, and more.

Nonfiction Books:

Big Data and Privacy Rights, 2016 (grade 8)
World War I Battlefield Medicine, 2015 (grade 8)
Sustainable Farming: Free-Range Livestock, 2015 (grade 6)
Native American Code Talkers, 2015 (grade 8)
A History of Film, 2015 (grade 8)
A History of Television, 2015 (grade 8)
The 12 Biggest Breakthroughs in Transportation Technology, 2014 (grade 3)
The 12 Biggest Breakthroughs in Medical Technology, 2014 (grade 3)
The 12 Biggest Breakthroughs in Energy Technology, 2014 (grade 3)
Great Achievements in Mechanical Engineering, 2014 (grade 8)
Chaco Canyon, 2014 (grade 8)
Living with Dyslexia, 2013 (grade 8)
The Green Movement, 2013 (grade 9)
Magnets in the Real World, 2013 (grade 4)
Moscow, 2012 (ELL)
Rio de Janeiro, 2012 (ELL)
The Mobile Phone Story, 2012 (ELL)
Jesse Owens: Young Record Breaker (Childhood of Famous Americans series), 2008 (grade 3)
Milton Hershey: Young Chocolatier (Childhood of Famous Americans series), 2008 (grade 3)
Science Measurements, 2006 (grade 2)
Science Tools, 2006 (grade 2)
The Way People Live: Life Among the Maya, 2003 (teen)
Modern Nations of the World: Turkey, 2003 (teen)
Modern Nations of the World: Yemen, 2003 (teen)

Books by Chris Eboch

Adventure/Suspense
Danger in the Wilderness
Historical Fantasy
Arabian Nights adventure
Historical Adventure
A mystery in ancient Egypt
In a great Mayan City, a girl struggles to save her family and herself
Ghost Stories
book 1 in the Haunted series
Book 2 in the Haunted series
Book 3 in the Haunted series
Write Better
How to Write Great Stories, Articles, and Books for Kids and Teenagers
Get off to a fast start, prop up a sagging middle, build to a climax, improve your pacing, and more.
Fictionalized Biographies
Inspiring stories