We all had a great time at the Great YA Debate event at the ever-excellent Edinburgh International Book Festival last night. Coincidentally the TES published an article by Joe Nutt that was highly critical of YA yesterday afternoon, so our own Anthony McGowan’s ‘provocation’ seemed quite gentle by comparison.
In line with his event at the Edinburgh International Book Festival entitled “The Great YA Debate”, author Anthony McGowan shares his views on Young Adult Literature and its impact on young adults’ reading habits.
General Election 2015 is almost here and the likely outcome seems to be that no party will be able to command a majority in parliament. The spotlight is on the voting system and a number of parties are proposing a substantial review, including an extension of the vote to 16 and 17-year-olds. Here in Scotland […]