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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Rachel M. Wilson  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction

Audience: Young Adult;


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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, [ ''The Game of Boys and Monsters''.]

Speaking Engagements

Speaking Engagement Availability (Yes) Rachel loves working with students of all ages. Email Rachel at [] 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.--