Developing Unique Characters for YA Fiction

Room 406/407 - Authors

Friday June 15, 2018 - 12:00 pm to 12:50 pm

Who doesn't know a Harry Potter or a Katniss Everdeen? Are there any unique characters we haven't met in literature since Gilgamesh was chiseled onto clay tablets? These authors have found ways to create characters that are both relatable and unique, and who keep our attention long after the last page.