Recommended for Key Stages 2 and 3 (ages 9+)

Dame Jacqueline Wilson is one of the most popular children’s authors writing today. In this celebratory video, Jacqueline discusses ten of the books which have impacted upon her life, providing audiences with an overview of these and how they helped make her the passionate reader and writer she is today.

To download an education pack with resources for this event, click here.

If you have enjoyed this film, why not try these activities:

  • Draw a poster to illustrate Jacqueline Wilson’s talk.
  • Do you have a favourite Jacqueline Wilson book?  Why not write a review to recommend it to other readers?
  • Draw Hetty Feather, you can find some tips in this video with Nick Sharratt.