Olivia Howe, 13, holds up the rough draft of her novel ’The Battle of Darkness: Arrival’ at her home in Brattleboro. (Zachary P.
Olivia Howe, 13, holds up the rough draft of her novel 'The Battle of Darkness: Arrival' at her home in Brattleboro. (Zachary P. Stephens/Brattleboro Reformer)