MANDY Sutter is the Ilkley-based author of a novel, Stretching It, a prize-winning short story collection, Bushmeat, and several poetry collections.

Her forthcoming illustrated memoir, Ted the Shed, about her Dad’s allotment, will be published in Spring 2024. Mandy also works as a storyteller on an app.

At Burley Library on Tuesday, December 12 at 2.30pm she will read a selection of her work and is happy to talk about any aspect of writing and publishing.

All are welcome, the event is free, and there is no need to book. Hot drinks and biscuits will be available afterwards.