Rachel Vail: Author, Mom, Tea Lover

Rachel Vail: Author, Mom, Tea Lover

 

Rachel Vail is the award-winning author of more than 30 books for young people, and she is very excited for the upcoming publication (February 28!) of her newest book for middle-schoolers, WELL, THAT WAS AWKWARD.

Her novels for teens and tweens include UNFRIENDED, IF WE KISS, KISS ME AGAIN, LUCKY, GORGEOUS, BRILLIANT, and the Friendship Ring series. For elementary school kids, there’s JUSTIN CASE: School, Drool, and Other Daily Disasters; JUSTIN CASE: Shells, Smells, and the Horrible Flip-Flops of Doom, and, JUSTIN CASE: Rules, Tools, and Maybe a Bully. Her picture books include PIGGY BUNNY and SOMETIMES I’M BOMBALOO.

Rachel lives in New York City with her husband, their two sons, and a tortoise named Lightning.

 

More on Rachel:

Penguin Random House

Goodreads 

Macmillan -- Justin Case

Junior Library Guild Selections - Justin Case series & Well, That Was Awkward

Click me  to see some of the awards Rachel has won!

The Associated Press (1.13 million uvpm) interviews Rachel about her first kiss and mentions the young love in her books in “A Kiss is Just a Kiss, Unless It’s the Very First One.”

The Associated Press (1.13 million uvpm) interviews Rachel about her first kiss and mentions the young love in her books in “A Kiss is Just a Kiss, Unless It’s the Very First One.”