• Chris Fabry
    I believe stories can change the world. It's why I write.
    I believe stories can change the world. It's why I write.
  • Chris Fabry
    After all, the gospel hangs on the thin, crimson thread of a story, preserved and shared for 2,000 years.
    After all, the gospel hangs on the thin, crimson thread of a story, preserved and shared for 2,000 years.
  • Chris Fabry
    I tell stories, hoping one will scamper somewhere near the back door of your heart and knock.
    I tell stories, hoping one will scamper somewhere near the back door of your heart and knock.
  • Chris Fabry
    I grew up listening to stories told in the smoke-filled kitchen of my grandmother. I can close my eyes and still feel the exhilaration of a story well told.
    I grew up listening to stories told in the smoke-filled kitchen of my grandmother. I can close my eyes and still feel the exhilaration of a story well told.
  • Chris Fabry
    Stories can change the world because stories reach the heart. I hope you find a good one among those I have written.
    Stories can change the world because stories reach the heart. I hope you find a good one among those I have written.

Welcome to the Official Website of Author Chris Fabry

Here’s some encouraging news about Grayson and a new project coming soon!

The Dogwood Collection

The Dogwood CollectionThe Dogwood Collection bundles three of Chris' beloved novels into one eBook for a great value!

Walk the roads of West Virginia with Karin, Ruthie, June Bug, Billy, and other memorable friends in this recently released collection of Dogwood, June Bug, and Almost Heaven. Available on Amazon Kindle and other major e-readers.

"Solidly literary fiction with deep, flawed characters and beautiful prose."

— Novel Reviews on Dogwood

What Readers Are Saying . . .

  • "Fabry's [The Promise of Jesse Woods] could have been too heavy due to the subject matter and the tumultuousness of the time period, but his superior writing skills make it more of a nostalgic, sweet tale. . . . This is a fast-paced read with many endearing characters."

    ROMANTIC TIMES, 4-Star Review

  • "Once again, Chris Fabry's brilliance in developing full-fleshed characters within a thrilling, yet poignant and sometimes painful story has captivated my heart and mind."

    FICTIONADDICT.COM on Every Waking Moment

  • "Once the story starts cooking, [Dogwood] is difficult to put down, what with Fabry's surprising plot resolution and themes of forgiveness, sacrificial love, and suffering."

    PUBLISHERS WEEKLY

  • "A conflicted, memorable main character. . . . While the mystery at its core is compelling, it's Wiley's inner conflict that's truly engrossing. Down to its final pages, [Not in the Heart] is a gripping read."

    CROSSWALK.COM

  • "Fabry has written a nail-biter with plenty of twists and turns to keep readers riveted."

    LIBRARY JOURNAL on Not in the Heart

  • "Ultimately a story of love and forgiveness, [Dogwood] should appeal to a wide audience."

    CBA RETAILERS + RESOURCES

  • "The rural South comes to life, with themes of forgiveness and second chances as highlights. The characters are both deeply flawed and immensely relatable, making this another hit for Fabry."

    LIBRARY JOURNAL on A Piece of the Moon

  • "A book about deep secrets, the effort it takes to heal catastrophic hurts, and a thriller with an excellent plot climax."

    1340MAGBOOKS.COM on Dogwood

  • "[June Bug] is a stunning success, and readers will find themselves responding with enthusiastic inner applause."

    PUBLISHERS WEEKLY

  • "[In this] soul-searching novel of faith, friendship, and promises, Chris Fabry invigorates the small-town lives of three teens in 1970s West Virginia with his exquisite, lyrical writing. . . . A literary delight . . . this novel is worthy of a standing ovation."

    SHELF AWARENESS on The Promise of Jesse Woods