St David's Day is Cancelled


Surely, the rumours can’t be true...? Seren Wen and the rest of her school newspaper team are on a mission. Suspicious that Mrs Right, the head teacher, has no plans at all to celebrate Saint David’s Day this year, they set about investigating the situation. But what can Seren Wen and the team do? One thing’s for sure, they have plenty of ideas!

The gang of friends soon form a cunning plan to try and save the annual celebrations with a range of amusing mis-haps and coincidences.

St David’s Day is Cancelled is a new inspiring story by popular children’s author, Wendy White. This is Wendy’s third children’s novel, suitable for ages seven to nine years old.

Illustrated by talented cartoonist, Huw Aaron, the fantastic illustrations alongside this delightful story will appeal to young children and their parents.

Full of mischief and entertainment, this wonderful new adventure with unique characters will capture young reader’s imagination in time for St David’s Day.

About the Author

Originally from Llanelli, award-winning author Wendy White graduated from Lampeter University and worked as a library assistant before training to become a teacher. She has taught in primary schools in England and Wales and now lives in Kidwelly, Carmarthenshire with her husband and children. Wendy won the Tir na n’Og English award for Welsh Cakes and Custard in 2014. For more information visit her website on

Wendy has extensively toured libraries and bookshops to promote her previous books and has many up coming book signings around Wales for St David’s Day is Cancelled.


WHSmith Llanelli, Saturday 18th Feb, 11 – 3pm

Waterstones Aberystwyth, Monday 20th Feb, 11 – 3pm

WHSmith Cardigan, Wednesday 22nd Feb, 11 – 3pm

Waterstones Carmarthen, Friday 24th Feb, 11 – 3pm

WHSmith Cwmbran, Saturday 25th Feb, 11 – 3pm


St David’s Day is Cancelled is available at your local bookshop or directly from the publishers, Gomer Press / / 01559 363090