YA literature convention announces authors

YA literature convention announces authors

The organisers of the UK’s first YA literature convention has announced a range of authors appearing this year,including Patrick Ness and James Dawson.
 
Matt Haig, Derek Landy, Sophie McKenzie, Darren Shan, Ruth Warburton and Natasha Ngan are also taking part, The UK Young Adult Literature Convention (YALC) announced today (10th February).
 
The YALC will be held at London's Earls Court in June 2014 and hosted by Malorie Blackman.
 
The convention will bring together YA publishers and host a series of author events including talks, workshops and signings, as well as sales area and a space for publishers to promote upcoming titles.