An Hour With: Nicola Yoon (with a film screening of The Sun is Also a Star)
DATE / TIME
9 Nov, Sat
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
VENUENational Gallery Singapore, Ngee Ann Kongsi Auditorium
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This session is in English
dir. Ry Russon-Young
US | 2019 | 100 minutes
Meet Nicola Yoon, best-selling Young Adult author, at this film screening based on the novel of the same name. Natasha Kingsley, a young quantum physics student meets charming would-be medical student, Daniel Bae. Sparks fly between two strangers but will fate be enough to keep them together as Natasha’s family faces deportation?
This session is made possible with the assistance of the U.S. Embassy, is conceptualised by SWF Youth Curators and co-presented with Singapore Book Council.
Nicola Yoon is the New York Times bestselling author of Everything, Everything, which is now a major motion picture, and The Sun Is Also a Star, a National Book Award finalist, Michael L. Printz Honor Book, and Coretta Scott King New Talent Award winner. She grew up in Jamaica and Brooklyn, and lives in Los Angeles with her family.Nicola Yoon is featured in the following SWF event(s):