I’ll be joining 14 other authors, including the new Laureate, Chris Riddell, for this free event at the Jubilee Library in Brighton. You can come along to hear us talk, compile your summer reading list and get us to sign your books.
Here’s what’s happening…
10am – Library opens
11am – Action! Adventure! How writers keep stories exciting for younger readers 7+ panel (A.F. Harrold, Tatum Flynn, Julia Lee and Cameron McAllister).
12pm – MG workshop: Are You Bonkers Enough To Invent A Book?! (run by Cameron with help from Tatum)
12pm – YA workshop: Writing it Real – Characters and Setting (run by Jane McLoughlin)
1.45pm – Way To Go! Four writers discuss the very different journeys their characters go on.11+ panel (Nikki Sheehan, Jenny McLachlan, Jon Walter, Sarah Sky)
3pm – Toxic! Why are dark themes so compelling in YA fiction? 13+ panel (Lisa Heathfield, Eve Ainsworth, Jess Vallance, Nicky Singer)