Illinois State Library

Illinois Center for the Book


Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Rachel M. Wilson  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction

Audience: Young Adult;

Born:


-- Blog -- http://www.rachelmwilsonbooks.com/blog
-- Website -- http://www.rachelmwilsonbooks.com
-- Rachel M. Wilson on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=rachel++m.++wilson

E-Mail: -- rachel@rachelmwilsonbooks.com


Illinois Connection

Wilson currently writes, acts, and teaches in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Rachel M. Wilson studied theater at Northwestern University and received her MFA in Writing for Children & Young Adults from Vermont College of Fine Arts. Originally from Alabama, Rachel currently writes, acts, and teaches in Chicago. She has also written the ebook, [http://www.amazon.com/Game-Boys-Monsters-Short-Story-ebook/dp/B00HU5NEME/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1421351589&sr=1-1&keywords=The+Game+of+Boys+and+Monsters%3A+A+Short+Story ''The Game of Boys and Monsters''.]


Speaking Engagements

Speaking Engagement Availability (Yes) Rachel loves working with students of all ages. Email Rachel at [mailto:rachel@rachelmwilsonbooks.com rachel@rachelmwilsonbooks.com] to discuss in-person appearances and Skype visits.

Selected Titles At Your Library

Don't touch
ISBN: 9780062220936. OCLC Number: 864391583

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16-year-old Caddie struggles with OCD, anxiety, and a powerful fear of touching another person's skin, which threatens her dreams of being an actress--until the boy playing Hamlet opposite her Ophelia gives her a reason to overcome her fears.--