Patrice Lawrence

Nov 04, 2019, 09:00 AM

Special guest: Young fiction author Patrice Lawrence. Presented by Clemmie Stewart and Emma Kell. Produced by Rav Vadgama. Music: Art-List ©2019 thosethatcan Ltd.

What is the secret for getting more young people to read?
Patrice Lawrence is an award-winning writer whose books Orangeboy, Indigo Donut and Rose, Interrupted seem to chime with younger readers.
She joined Clemmie and Emma to discuss representation, relatability, and how it's often the tough subjects in fiction that make the most impact.