Rachel Vail

Rachel Vail

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in New York City, The United States
July 25, 1966




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I was born on July 25, 1966, in NEW YORK CITY, and grew up in New Rochelle, NY, with my mother, my father, and my younger brother Jon. (And down the street from my future husband, though of course I didn't know that until much later.)

Some details, I do know-I was very into reading and theater, so I read every book I could get my hands on (especially realistic fiction, either contemporary or historical) and took acting workshops and auditioned for every play in school, camp, or the community. I played Peter Pan, Miss Hannigan in Annie, Benny Southstreet in Guys and Dolls, the Scarecrow in The Wizard of Oz, and lots of extremely memorable chorus parts-for instance, I was "girl number two" in Fiddler on the Roof-the one who said

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Bullying, awkward flirting, & middle school politics. Unfriended author @rachelvailbooks covers it all. http://ow.ly/DYwnN

Wahoo! These were challenging, thought-provoking questions. Thanks to IRA and April Hall for this!

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You, Maybe: The Profound As...
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“I didn't care who kissed you first as long as I kissed you last."
-George from If We Kiss”
Rachel Vail, If We Kiss

“I dont care who kissed you first as long as I kiss you last.”
Rachel Vail, If We Kiss

“You planning top kill me with a Wiffle bat?" [Carson asked]
"Why?" he asked.
The bat was shaking in my tight grip. "Because I don't have my Minnie Mouse pillow.”
Rachel Vail, You, Maybe: The Profound Asymmetry of Love in High School

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