By Bond, Katherine Grace, and Moriah Grace
The Life and Story of Conrad Richter
Conrad Richter was born in the town of Pine Grove in Pennsylvania on October 13, 1890. Richter was a man known for his writing abilities. He became an editor for the Patton Courier when he was about nineteen years old. He became the founder of a juvenile magazine in 1928. He loved American history so he became an author and wrote many great books. He is really known for the books Sea of Grass and The Towns. The Water of Kronos got Richter a Newbery Award. Richter died in 1968 on October 30 in the town of Pottsville also in Pennsylvania. Richter was a great man with a great talent for writing.