BATH FESTIVAL: Sarah Crossan, Sarah Benwell and Virginia Bergin

BATH FESTIVAL: Sarah Crossan, Sarah Benwell and Virginia Bergin
  • Bath Festival of Children’s Literature, The Daily Telegraph Bath Festival of Children’s Literature,, PO Box 4123, Bath, BA1 0FR
    Bath Festival of Children’s Literature
    The Daily Telegraph Bath Festival of Children’s Literature, PO Box 4123 Bath, BA1 0FR UNITED KINGDOM
  • 27/09/2015 14:30 - 27/09/2015 15:15

£6.00

Gill McLay introduces three rising stars - each making their Bath festival debut. Sarah Crossan, Sarah Benwell and Virginia Bergin are all exciting new young adult novelists that take their readers on rollercoaster rides of emotion and drama. Listen to these stars of the future tell you their stories.

Virginia Bergin learned to roller-skate with the children of eminent physicists. She grew up in Abingdon, Oxfordshire, and went on to study psychology, but ruined her own career when, dabbling in fine art at Central Saint Martins, she rediscovered creative writing. Since then she has written poetry, short stories, film and TV scripts. She has also worked in online education, creating interactive courses for The Open University. She is teh author of apocalyptic YA thrillers The Rain and The Storm. " " " "She lives on a council estate in Bristol.