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CHS students meet author via Skype

Campbellsville High School students recently met a best-selling author via Skype.

 

Students studying English in Lindsay Williams’s class recently read the book “Be Frank With Me” by Julia Claiborne Johnson.

 

The book centers on Alice, who is an assistant at a New York publishing house. She is sent to look after a client, Mimi, and meets her son, Frank. The story details Alice’s experiences with the odd family.

 

Williams recently posted about the book via social media and Johnson replied to the posting.

 

After Williams began chatting with Johnson, the author wanted to meet Williams’s students to discuss the book.

 

Johnson, who lives in California, Skyped with the students and answered their questions about her writing process, how she developed the story, how the book was published, the possibility of the book being made into a movie and much more.

 

Johnson also discussed the possibility of writing a sequel to the book and what inspired her to begin writing.

 

“Be Frank With Me” is Johnson’s first novel, and it has been named to several best seller lists.

 

Students studying English in Lindsay Williams’s class recently read the book “Be Frank With Me” by Julia Claiborne Johnson and met her via Skype to discuss the novel.

Students studying English in Lindsay Williams’s class recently read the book “Be Frank With Me” by Julia Claiborne Johnson and met her via Skype to discuss the novel.

 

CHS teacher Lindsay Williams and her students talk with author Julia Claiborne Johnson, who wrote “Be Frank With Me.”

CHS teacher Lindsay Williams and her students talk with author Julia Claiborne Johnson, who wrote “Be Frank With Me.”

 

CHS teacher Lindsay Williams and her students ask author Julia Claiborne Johnson about how she was able to publish her book “Be Frank With Me.”

CHS teacher Lindsay Williams and her students ask author Julia Claiborne Johnson about how she was able to publish her book “Be Frank With Me.”

 

CHS teacher Lindsay Williams and her students listen as author Julia Claiborne Johnson discusses the possibility of creating a movie based on her book “Be Frank With Me.”

CHS teacher Lindsay Williams and her students listen as author Julia Claiborne Johnson discusses the possibility of creating a movie based on her book “Be Frank With Me.”

 

CHS teacher Lindsay Williams and her students talk with author Julia Claiborne Johnson, who wrote “Be Frank With Me.”

CHS teacher Lindsay Williams and her students talk with author Julia Claiborne Johnson, who wrote “Be Frank With Me.”

 

CHS students listen as author Julia Claiborne Johnson talks about how she developed the characters for her book “Be Frank With Me.”

CHS students listen as author Julia Claiborne Johnson talks about how she developed the characters for her book “Be Frank With Me.”





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