Lights Up by Lisette Auton


Friday 5th July, 10.30am – 11.30am, Queens Hall Theatre.


This event is suitable for Yrs 5/6/7/8.

Tickets cost £2 and are free for pupil premium students. Books will be available to pre-order for collection on the day.


Lisette Auton is a Northern disabled writer, activist, poet, novelist, spoken-word artist, actor, film and theatre-maker, and creative practitioner. Lisette’s third novel for young readers, Lights Up, is released on 4th July, and we are thrilled to welcome Lisette to Hexham to celebrate its launch. Lights Up A magical story full of ghosts, theatre, love, friendship and family. Her previous novels are The Secret of Haven Point and The Stickleback Catchers.


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