Elizabeth Knox and Sherryl Jordan
boooo I can’t go
Young adult fiction authors discuss the landscape of the imagination and how to write stories for teenagers.
An alternative New Zealand, fantasy empires and the medieval period have been rich writing landscapes for two of this country’s best writers for young adult readers. Elizabeth Knox, author of the much-lauded Dreamhunter Duet and the new Mortal Fire, and award-winning Tauranga author Sherryl Jordan (The Freedom Merchants, Ransomwood) talk about research, imagination, language and getting into the minds of Gen YA.
Chair: Lynn Freeman
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