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Armistead Maupin puts an end to Tales Of The City

13 February 2014 Last updated at 12:25 GMT

Writer Armistead Maupin says the ninth Tale Of The City book will be the last.

The series, which started as a short story in a newspaper 40 years ago, has sold five million copies worldwide.

Maupin has told BBC Breakfast how his loyal fans have followed the novels for decades.

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