Starts: Sat 17 June 2017
Time: 10.30am – 4.30pm
Duration: 1 Day
Cost: €80/€70 Members
This one-day course looks at the nitty-gritty of writing for today's young adult reader. Award-winning author Sheena Wilkinson will help you negotiate the sometimes confusing world of YA fiction. How can you get down with the kids without dumbing down? Are there any taboos? How far is too far? Wherever you are with your YA project – from faint pulse of an idea to finished draft, you'll be further on after this interactive, in-depth course.
Sheena Wilkinson is a winner of multiple Children's Books Irelands awards and one of Ireland's most acclaimed writers of realistic fiction for young people. She has been described as 'one of our foremost writers for this age group' by the Irish Times. Her latest novel is Street Song.