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Children's Author Inspires at Darien School

DARIEN, Conn. – Award-winning children's book author Patricia Polacco stopped by Holmes School recently to share personal stories with the students. She told tales of her family, her struggles with dyslexia, how she endured teasing at school and the teachers who helped her.

Polacco is the author of more than 40 books, including "Thanks You Mr. Falker," "The Keeping Quilt," "Chicken Sunday" and "Meteor!"

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