HELENA PIELICHATY has written over thirty books for children. She has appeared at several of the UKs top literary festivals including Edinburgh, Oxford and Cheltenham. Helena is passionate about encouraging children to read for pleasure and in 2012 became the UK’s first Patron of Reading. She has also served as Chair of the Society of Authors’ Children’s Writers and Illustrators’ Group and is involved in the Premier League Reading Stars initiative run by the Literacy Trust.
Helena will be running a Speical Event together with Jonathan Emmett on Picture Books and Middle Grade on 24 June, 2017.