Maria Alessandrino (Emerging writer, reviewer and Festival Program Coordinator), Cynthia Leitich Smith (Author & Faculty, MFA program in Writing for Children and Young Adults at Vermont College of Fine Arts), Denise Tan (Co-founder, Closetful of Books)
Why do trends exist in YA literature and who sets them? What are some of the current trends? What trends have stayed around and what trends have faded away? Join Maria and Cynthia as they explore the lifecycle of a trend.
Part of Writers & Illustrators Conference (see session details)