The Jacqueline Wilson Fan Club
Adults revisiting the books they loved as young readers
Stand-up comedian and writer Maddie Campion invites a different guest each week to bring along Jacqueline Wilson book from their younger years. A nostalgic chat about childhood, imagination, growing up in Britain, and th
Double Act ft. Megan Prescott
Megan Prescott is a writer, performer, and twin (Skins, Donuts and Dumbbells, and check out her hilarious Insta @Megatron) this episode she has been re-reading Double Act.We discuss life as a child actor, being a twin, and private education!
Best Friends ft. Chloe Petts
Season 1, Ep. 2
In this episode Chloe Petts (Hypothetical, Johnathan Ross Comedy Club) has re-read Best Friends and compares it to James Joyce. Other topics of conversation include Sittingbourne, dressing up to meet Jacqueline Wilson, brothers, and food.Follow Chloe @chloepettsHost Maddie Campion can be found @diaryofamaddie
Tracy Beaker ft. Helen Bauer
Season 1, Ep. 1
In this episode Helen Bauer (BBC Stand Up for Live Comedy, Comedy Central at the Edinburgh Fringe, Stand Up and Sketch Show) has been reading Tracy Beaker. Discussions include whether Jacqueline Wilson is Cam, dares, pretending to read, and being banned from School Trips.This episode was recorded in 2020, it is produced by Jenny Kassner.