The author reveal was so exciting at the YALC instagram! I’m sharing them too and their books, so you can decide which ones you’d like to meet!
Jan Dunning was scouted by a model agency at Glastonbury Festival while studying for a degree in Fine Art and English Literature. She now lives in Bath with her family and, when she isn’t taking pictures, she works as an art teacher and writes children’s fiction. She will be there on Sunday.
Laura Bates is the Founder of the Everyday Sexism Project and writes regularly for the New York Times, Guardian, Telegraph and many others. She will be there on Sunday.
Sarah Street is a YA fantasy author and spends her days amid a hoard of books, playing Hozier songs to her houseplants and deciding what great body of water to write about next. She will be there on Sunday.
Sara Barnard lives in Brighton and does all her best writing on trains. Sara believes that sad books are good for the soul, and happy books lift the heart. She hopes to write lots of books that do both. She will be there on Saturday,
Natasha Devon MBE is a writer & activist. She tours schools, colleges, universities and events throughout the world, delivering talks as well as conducting research on mental health, body image, gender and social equality. She campaigns both on and offline to make the world a fairer place. She will be there on Saturday.
So far, I’ve added 2 more books to my YALC TBR. How about you?