8 September 2015
*9 September update* Candy Gourlay has also written a report on Horrid Henry author Francesca Simon's talk, 'Things I Wish I'd Known', recounting the mis-steps she's taken over her career and offering advice on how to avoid them.
*21 September update* SoA member John Rice has provided photographs from the conference which you can view below.
New Visions, The 2015 Children's Writers and Illustrators Conference took place last weekend (5-6 September) and brought children's writers from all over the country to discuss and debate the craft, the industry and the issues of the day. SoA member Candy Gourlay reports.