Coming of Age with Bonnie-Sue Hitchcock & Meg Rosoff
October 31 at 1:30pm
A unique opportunity to hear two leading YA writers discuss their latest uncompromising, poignant and deeply thoughtful novels exploring first love, heartbreak, poisonous secrets and coming-of-age. Hitchcock‘s latest novel Everyone Dies Famous in a Small Town, is a series of interconnected short stories following key moments in the lives of young people from small towns in Alaska and the American West. Rosoff introduces The Great Godden, a lyrical tale, told by an unnamed narrator closely observing their family fracturing over the course of one dreamy summer. There is the opportunity for a live audience Q&A. Moderated by Janet Smyth.
Recommended for ages 12 and up.
TIFA Kids is generously supported by Gail and Mark Appel.