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Author Inspires Students to Follow Their Dreams

image "Your words really do matter, and you will use them to change the world."


New York Times bestselling author Joelle Charbonneau used these words to inspire Wydown Middle School seventh-graders during her visit to the school on Wednesday, Oct. 2. Charbonneau talked with students about her difficult journey to becoming an author and encouraged them to not let rejection keep them from pursuing their dreams. She also spoke about her books, including her latest novel, “Verify.”