Dame Jacqueline Wilson tells Brenda Emmanus she is 'delighted' by the stage version of her book
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Dame Jacqueline Wilson 'delighted' by Hetty play

29 July 2014 Last updated at 17:53 BST

Best selling children's author Dame Jacqueline Wilson has written 100 books and now the stage version of Hetty Feather is coming to the West End.

The writer said she was delighted that her first historical work, and favourite character, had been brought to life for a young audience.

BBC London's art correspondent Brenda Emmanus spoke to the author and Phoebe Thomas who plays Hetty Feather in the production.