Saturday 30 September
10:00 - 10:45

Writing for Kids and Young People

National Young Writers Festival

What makes young readers tick? Four writers talk about what sets it apart, the challenges, and the practice of writing for younger readers.

Image credit: Bridget Lutherborrow

Steph Bowe, Gabrielle Tozer, Simone Corletto, Emily Lighezzolo

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