Young Adult Literature Weekender Weekend Pass
Featured writers include bestselling author of Girl with a Pearl Earring, Tracy Chevalier, who discusses her new YA novel, New Boy, a retelling of Othello set over the course of a single day in a school playground in Washington DC.
Two events explore A Change is Gonna Come, a new anthology of short stories and poetry for young adults, written by authors from BAME backgrounds featuring writers Aisha Bushby, Mary Bello, Yasmin Rahman, Phoebe Roy, Nikesh Shukla, Tanya Byrne, Inua Ellams and Mariam Khan.
Further authors appearing at the weekend include Juno Dawson, Samantha Shannon and Greenlandic author Niviaq Korneliussen.
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For ages 13 – 25