Children’s author set to visit fans in Alfriston

WELL-KNOWN children’s author Jacqueline Wilson will be celebrating her new anthology of poems for girls at a special event in Alfriston in December.

Sponsored by the Much Ado Bookshop in the village, she will discuss her choices and read poems from the anthology, Green Glass Beads, before offering to sign books for her fans.

Cate Olson, co-owner of Much Ado Books, said, “We are really excited that Jacqueline will be here. She is an inspiring speaker, and we know this will be a memorable event for everyone who comes.”

Jacqueline, who will be in Alfriston on Sunday, December 4, has sold millions of books and in the UK alone the total stands at more than 25 million.

She will be making an appearance at Deans Place Hotel at 3pm.

Tickets cost £5 and are available only in advance from Much Ado Books in Alfriston. For more information call 871222 or visit the website