Holliday Grainger gives voice to Alderton's Ghosts

Holliday Grainger will read the audiobook version of Dolly Alderton's eagerly-awaited debut novel Ghosts (Fig Tree). Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

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Cheerio hosts two-day exhibition and event with Alderton and Birch

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