Author Heather Benedict Terrell Visits Mellon January 30, 2014
Young adult author, Heather Benedict Terrell, spoke with students at Mellon Middle School.
The Mellon literature 6 teachers and librarian welcomed young adult author, Heather Benedict Terrell to speak on Wednesday, January 30. Ms. Terrell has published 6 books including her latest young adult novel, Relic, from The Books of Eva series. Ms. Terrell spoke to literature 6 students about the writing process, where she finds her inspiration to write, and how an idea becomes a novel. Ms. Terrell also conducted a pre-writing activity with students that encouraged them to think like archaeologists and historians, much the same way she brainstorms ideas for her storylines.