David Solomons has been writing screenplays for many years. His first feature film was an adaptation of ‘Five Children and It’ (starring Kenneth Branagh and Eddie Izzard, with gala screenings at the Toronto and Tribeca Film Festivals). My Brother is a Superhero was his first novel for children and he won the Waterstones Children’s book award. He was born in Glasgow and now lives in Dorset with his wife, the novelist Natasha Solomons, and their son, Luke.
At the festival he will be launching his new book – my Evil Twin is a Supervillain the third installment of Luke’s laugh-out-loud adventures. From the author of ‘My Brother Is a Superhero’, winner of the Waterstones Children’s Book Prize and the British Book Industry Awards Children’s Book of the Year.
We are very excited to have David at the festival – and you can book his event through the library and come and see him, absolutely free!!!