Hilary Freeman

Hilary Freeman has written six novels for teenagers and young adults and has been shortlisted for several awards. She is an award-winning journalist and agony aunt, working for national newspapers, magazines, TV and radio.
The Art of Writing for Young Adults: a Workshop
Writing for young adults is a genre of its own, prompting the challenges one might expect in creating enjoyable, age-appropriate, but trenchant works of fiction for those of not-quite adult status, who in many ways are wiser than their parents. In the first hour, authors Keren David, Hilary Freeman and Miriam Halahmy will discuss how they meet these challenges. In the second, you will have the chance to pitch your idea for a children’...