The Places Children’s and YA Literature Dares to Go

Publishing trends are leaning towards diverse voices, fresh setups, and unique people, places and events. How do you create a voice that mesmerizes, or find inventive ways of telling a story? Award-winning authors Cary Fagan (Mort Ziff Is Not Dead), Drew Hayden Taylor (Take Us to Your Chief), Sara Leach (Slug Days), and Susin Nielsen (Optimists Die First) will read from their work and discuss the shifting landscape of YA & Children’s Literature with moderator and acclaimed author Caroline Adderson (A Simple Case of Angels).

When: Saturday, October 14, 11 a.m.

Where: Whistler Public Library

Sponsored by: The Grocery Store

Free to attend - click here to register.

This event is presented by the Whistler Writers Festival and Whistler Public Library. To view the full festival schedule, click here.

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