Dame Jacqueline Wilson, Paul O’Grady, David Baddiel, Ben Fogle and Konnie Huq are among the celebrities supporting a children’s reading initiative.
Author Jacqueline Wilson has publicly said she is in a same-sex relationship.
Jacqueline Wilson has said she thinks life in isolation will be good for creativity in writers, but she will not be taking inspiration from the coronavirus crisis to write a novel.
A book which chronicles the struggles of NHS staff and the politics surrounding the health service has been honoured at the National Book Awards.
Dame Jacqueline Wilson will receive a special prize at the British Academy Children’s Awards later this month.
Pupils at an Aberdeen school have unveiled a unique and lasting memento to their outgoing reading patron, illustrator and author.