Radio 3 is proud to be the media partner of this year’s Hong Kong International Young Readers Festival. You’ll hear our interviews with award-winning authors and illustrators about their writing styles and works, plus some coverages of their events. The festival runs from 6-17th March.
21/03/2017 - Interview with Renée Watson
Renée Watson writes for children and teens. Her books include young adult novels Piecing Me Together and This Side of Home. Her books 'Harlem’s Little Blackbird: The Story of Florence Mills', received an NAACP Image Award nomination in children’s literature while 'What Momma Left Me' debuted as the New Voice for 2010 in middle grade fiction. One of Renée’s passions is helping youth to use art to cope with trauma and discuss social issues.