Start Licensing client Dame Jacqueline Wilson gave CBBC’s Newsround programme an exclusive insight into her plans for a new novel.
It’s about a child evacuee called Shirley, who is sent from London to the countryside during wartime.
Jacqueline revealed in July that she had completed eight chapters of the book so far.
There was no release date or title given in Julybut Jacqueline said she hopes it will be made into a TV series like Hetty Feather.
Jacqueline made the announcement whilst appearing at CBBC Awesome Authors event in Birmingham. This was a weekend of events designed to get kids excited about reading, writing and storytelling.
Jacqueline’s characters Tracy Beaker and Hetty Feather have both been developed into very successful and popular CBBC TV series.
Licensing partners for the Jacqueline Wilson and Nick Sharratt licensing programme include Top That Publishing , DC Thomson and Paul Lamond Games.