Dr. Robin Montgomery: Writer Margaret McManis makes Conroe her adopted hometown

On the first of her two retirements, 20 years ago, Margaret McManis sensed correctly that the spirit of Conroe fit well her personality and high se...

September 30, 2022
4:08 AM

On the first of her two retirements, 20 years ago, Margaret McManis sensed correctly that the spirit of Conroe fit well her personality and high sense of imagination. The city, she grasped instinctively, was becoming the Cultural Center of Texas. She further realized that Conroe's bright future depended fundamentally upon cultivating the imagination of its youth. Now for the author of four celebrated books in the field of children's literature and another on the way, it is apparent that in Conroe Margaret struck home.

Dr. Robin Montgomery