David Walliams is my ‘pen’ pal

Heidi Kennedy shows off her letter from author and Little Britain comic David Walliams with a member of St Helens library service.
Heidi Kennedy shows off her letter from author and Little Britain comic David Walliams with a member of St Helens library service.

AVID reader Heidi Kennedy wrote to acclaimed childrens’ author David Walliams telling him how much she loved his novel Gangsta Granny and was stunned to receive a personal reply from the Little Britain comic.

Seven-year-old Heidi (pictured), who attends Corpus Christi Primary in Rainford, was also sent a signed photo of the celebrity author as well as a letter encouraging her to keep up her reading.

Heidi is a member of St Helens Council’s library reading group, which meets once a month in the Children’s Room in the town’s Central Library. Join by calling 01744 676789.