Claremont Unified School District is thrilled to celebrate the extraordinary achievement of Abigail Haughton, a talented young author from Vista del Valle Elementary School. With the support and encouragement of her family and teachers, Abigail has penned a historical fiction novel at an impressively young age.
Abigail's novel, set on the Titanic, delves into the adventures of a young boy and his family as they encounter trials and tribulations intertwined with the story of an undercover friend. Abigail's participation inspired this intriguing narrative in literature groups at school, where she developed a love for storytelling and historical themes.
The nurturing environment at Vista del Valle Elementary played a pivotal role in fostering Abigail's creativity and writing skills.The guidance and inspiration from her teachers have been instrumental in Abigail's journey as a young writer.
Abigail's mother, Bobrea Haughton, has been a pillar of support, fostering her daughter's reading and writing skills from an early age. She shared that Abigail started reading at four and has been an honor-roll student since kindergarten. Her mother's encouragement to write led to Abigail exploring her creative talents more deeply.
Abigail's book has been two years in the making. This novel is a testament to her dedication and hard work. Her mother proudly notes that while she wrote short stories at school, Abigail's achievement in writing a full-length book is extraordinary.
The young author's aspirations don't stop at writing. She dreams of becoming a film director, combining her love for storytelling with visual arts. Her favorite school activities, like field trips focusing on arts, further inspire her creative endeavors.
Abigail's journey is a personal accomplishment and an inspiration to her peers in the Claremont community. It highlights the importance of nurturing young talent and the significant role parents and teachers play in encouraging each student's interests.
CUSD is immensely proud of Abigail Haughton for her remarkable achievement in writing her first novel. Her story is a shining example of how passion, supported by a nurturing environment, can lead to extraordinary accomplishments. Congratulations, Abigail, on your impressive journey as a young author!
To purchase Abigail's book, Treacherous Waters: The Rouge Voyage, visit the link below.