Nicola Yoon: Everything, Everything
Who makes an author? In this talk, bestselling author Nicola Yoon, who majored in electrical engineer and worked in finance, speaks about how her experiences shaped her creative writing. Your students will also learn more about her writing process and the importance of representing different voices in literature.
Suitable for ages 13 and up.
About the author
Nicola Yoon is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Everything, Everything, and The Sun Is Also a Star, a National Book Award finalist. Both novels are now major motion pictures. She grew up in Jamaica and Brooklyn, and lives in Los Angeles with her family.