Summary:This course will delve into exactly what makes a YA novel a YA novel - from character and setting to plot and structure.
Adolescence is a time of extreme intensity, so it’s no wonder YA is so beloved.
You will learn
- what exactly is YA, and what makes it unique?
- how to develop your characters
- how to plot and structure your story
- how to end your story
- what to do once you've finished your draft
About Lili Wilkinson
Lili Wilkinson is the author of 10 books, including ‘Scatterheart’ and ‘Green Valentine’. She established insideadog.com.au and the Inky Awards at the Centre for Youth Literature. Wilkinson has a PhD in Creative Writing from the University of Melbourne. Her latest novel is ‘The Boundless Sublime’.