11 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. | Whistler Public Library | FREE
A well-written book can ‘speak’ to young readers and open their eyes to new and important ideas. Local children’s author and moderator Sara Leach will lead the conversation with our star-studded cast of talented YA and Children’s authors, who will give insight into how they create a story that does just that. Featuring Eileen Cook (You Owe Me a Murder), Cherie Dimaline (The Marrow Thieves), Deborah Ellis (My Story Starts Here: Voices of Young Offenders), Kit Pearson (Be My Love), Tim Wynne-Jones (The Starlight Claim).
Authors: Eileen Cook, Cherie Dimaline, Deborah Ellis, Kit Pearson, Tim Wynne-Jones
Moderator: Sara Leach
Sponsored by: The Grocery Store