Meet our authors
Eric H. Roth
Co-author of Compelling Conversations: Questions and Quotations on Timeless Topics, Compelling Conversations: Questions and Quotations for Advanced Vietnamese English Language Learners, and Compelling American Conversations: Questions and Quotations for Intermediate American English Language Learners.
Co-author of the Compelling Conversations series and author of It’s A Breeze: Lively English Lessons on American Idioms .
Co-author and editor of Compelling American Conversations, the first widely published book to carry his name.
Author of several titles for Chimayo Press: Android Roy, Star Boy, The Captain’s Widow, and the ebook of Bronco Billy.
Shigemitsu “Shiggy” Ichinomiya
Co-author of Compelling Conversations: Speaking Activities to Create More Confident Intermediate Japanese English Language Learners, which combines his love of Japan, English teaching, and good conversation, and photography.
In addition to consulting for a wide variety of nonprofit and educational organizations, Levine regularly teaches courses in non-profit management, fundraising and grant development, both face-to-face and online.
Teresa Xuan Nguyen
Teresa brings distinct experience to this authoritative text for Vietnamese learners wishing to improve their English oral skills.
Hank is a folk journalist, public radio commentator, and co-author of Wicked Wit of the West: The Last Great Golden Age Screenwriter Shares the Hilarity and Heartaches of Working With Groucho, Garland, Gleason, Burns, Berle, Benny, and many more. His first Chimayo press book will be Tell Me More: Conversation Moves for the Bold, the Shy, and the Confused.
Laurie is the co-publisher at Chimayo Press. She holds a master of professional writing degree from the University of Southern California and a bachelor of arts degree in communications from Michigan State University.
Mark is a multilingual, world traveler who has taught in several countries and author of two historical novels. Creating a Quality English Language School: Insights from the Classrooms, Owners, and Regulators will be his first Chimayo Press book.
Editor of Compelling Conversations: Speaking Activities to Create More Confident Intermediate Japanese English Language.