Acceptance, Not Tolerance







Imagine a world where being different is better than being ordinary.

Cristal and Andrew Underwood have created such a world in their teen mystery series Spider Gang Mysteries (available on Amazon). Calling on their own experiences being bullied as kids, they write to teach and inspire others to open their hearts and minds to the power of teamwork, acceptance, and love.



Cristal and Andrew Underwood became fast friends when they met in a creative writing group a few years back. Cristal was born and raised in Erie, PA, and Andrew was born and raised in Salem, Utah. They grew up writing, creating, and reading. Both are self-proclaimed dreamers, harnessing the power of their imagination as fuel for their creative process.


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