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Early Summer Progress Report

June 30, 2013

Tags: Garden, Summer 2013

Chappell Family Garden - 2013
Here's a shot of the family vegetable garden from about a week ago. Bumper crop of tomatoes and cucumbers. Good crops of black-eyed peas and peppers. Pole beans just so-so, much to my vexation.

Selected Work

Novels
"I regard Silent We Stood as being among the finest Civil War novels I have ever read"
  • David Madden, Civil War Book Review
  • "Blood Kin is historical fiction at its best."
  • Bruce Winders, Historian and Curator, The Alamo
  • "The finest book on buffalo hunting and the resulting conflict with the Comanches that I have ever read."
  • Doris R. Meredith, Roundup
  • Non-fiction Books
    "Sharp and colorful also describe the economical prose of sports and wildlife writer Henry Chappell"
  • Elaine Wolff, San Antonio Current
  • Magazine Work
    Articles and Reviews
    Feature Articles
    Columns and Feature Articles