Crystal Bowman

Crystal Bowman is a bestselling, multi-award-winning children’s author of more than 100 books for children and families. She is also a speaker, lyricist, freelance editor, and workshop leader at writers’ conferences. More than 3,000,000 copies of her books have sold in the U.S. and around the world, with several being translated into other languages.

She and her daughter, Teri McKinley, are authors of the Our Daily Bread for Kids series, including the bestselling Our Daily Bread for Kids: 365 Meaningful Moments with God, Our Daily Bread for Preschoolers: 90 Big Moments with God, and Our Daily Bread for Little Hearts board books (Our Daily Bread Publishers).

Crystal is one of the authors of the best-selling Little Blessings series (Tyndale Kids) and has written more than a dozen books for the I Can Read! series (Zonderkidz). Crystal and her husband live in Grand Rapids, Michigan, and have three married children and eight grandchildren.

Most Recent Projects:

Our Daily Bread for Kids: 365 Devotions from Genesis to Revelation (Our Daily Bread, 2023) with Teri McKinley

Good Morning, God Loves You! (Tyndale Kids, 2023) with Teri McKinley


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