Catherine Fisher will be named the first Young People’s Laureate for Wales, according to the BBC. Literature Wales will be making the appointment which will be announced by Charlotte Church.
Here is how the role of the laureate is explained:
It said the Young People’s Laureate post is the first of its kind in the UK and aims to inspire young people in Wales to become involved with reading and creative writing.
Fisher is the author of several fantasy series, including Incarceron, which is my favorite of hers.