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New York Times Bestselling author enlightens dog lovers

New York Times Bestselling author enlightens dog lovers

Tracy Tran, Staff Writer

September 18, 2019

“The heart will find what the eyes can no longer see,” author Susannah Charleson said. Every person in the room stared up at the author, captivated as they hung on to her every last word. On Sunday afternoon, Charleson visited the Cozby Library and Community Commons. Gathering dog lovers diverse in both...

Internationally best-selling author shares insights, inspires writers around Coppell

Internationally best-selling author shares insights, inspires writers around Coppell

Pramika Kadari, Copy Editor

June 25, 2018

Although she usually writes for between five and 10 hours a day, best-selling author Julia Heaberlin is taking a break from the craft to promote her latest book, Paper Ghosts.   On Friday night, she visited the Cozby Library and Community Commons to meet fans and answer questions...

Mathieu inspires local book lovers, shares literary journey (with video)

Mathieu inspires local book lovers, shares literary journey (with video)

Pramika Kadari, Staff Writer

February 25, 2018

From telling her mother stories to write down for her as a child to becoming a published author of four books, author Jennifer Mathieu has come a long way.   On Saturday, she made an appearance at the Cozby Library and Community Commons to speak about her writing history and her recent book...

Mathieu appearing Saturday at public library

Mathieu appearing Saturday at public library

Pramika Kadari, Staff Writer

February 23, 2018

Writing a book is a solitary activity--months of being shut in a room, your eyes glued to a screen. On Saturday, author Jennifer Mathieu will break out of that shell when she visits Coppell to speak about her latest release: the young adult novel Moxie.   The event at the Cozby Library and ...

Hopkins regales CHS students with her books, life stories

Hopkins regales CHS students with her books, life stories

Wren Lee, Designer

February 3, 2017

You would never think author Ellen Hopkins has gone through life’s hardships because her attitude is bubbly and bright. She smiles easily and leans in to whisper as if she has known you all her life. Hopkins has firsthand experience dealing with some of the topics addressed in her books. Her first book...

Hopkins best selling author comes to CHS to talk with students, share her story

Hopkins best selling author comes to CHS to talk with students, share her story

Wren Lee, Designer

January 27, 2017

Author Ellen Hopkins has taken the young adult (YA) genre by storm with her unique style and captivating topics. On Wednesday, Hopkins will visit Coppell High School and share her writing experiences for Creative Writing teacher Matthew Bowden and English teacher Courtney Orloff’s creative writin...

Horror author Darren Shan to visit CHS

January 29, 2013

By Thomas Hair Opinions Editor Darren Shan, one of the premier horror and fantasy fiction writers of the 21st century, is scheduled to visit Coppell High School tomorrow - Wednesday, January 30. He will be giving a presentation in the Lecture Hall for about an hour starting during 4th period and e...

Rohde writes more than passes

May 21, 2010

By Yogesh Patel Video by Blake Manfre and Kim Dalrymple Having your cell phone confiscated usually means two things: paying $15 to get your phone back and meeting probably the most interesting person in the entire school. Cathy Rohde, already known as the AP secretary and mother to CHS students...