The Coast is Queer at the Big Book Weekend, 10 May

April 28, 2020

The Coast is Queer is thrilled to feature in the Big Book Weekend, a 3-day virtual festival, taking place on, that brings together the best of the British book festivals cancelled due to coronavirus, featuring the biggest names in books alongside unknown debut authors and rising talents.

SUNDAY 10 MAY ~ 4.00-4.45PM 
Juno Dawson and Patrick Ness, with Katherine Webber

Join author Katherine Webber as she meets with two leading lights of YA fiction for a discussion about writing, reading and finding your place in the world. Juno Dawson is a journalist, screenwriter and bestselling writer of young adult fiction and non-fiction, including This Book is Gay, Meat Market and her brand new novel Wonderland.

Patrick Ness has written three novels for adults and six for young adults including The Knife of Never Letting Go, A Monster Calls and his latest smash, Burn. Among other awards he has won the Carnegie Medal twice, the Costa Children’s Book Award and the Guardian Children’s Fiction Prize.

Brought to you by The Coast is Queer as part of the Big Book Weekend.

The Coast is Queer is presented by New Writing South and The Marlborough Theatre.