A Year 9 pupil at Bishop Heber High School is celebrating the publication of her first book.

Threngared Roots by Lauren Baker is a fantasy fiction novel and tells the story of a girl called Amber, a dog called Maddy and tells how a tree stops dimensions from colliding.

Bishop Heber High School in Malpas hold their Christmas fair

The book is illustrated and includes a map at the front and a sketch of Maddy, who has a likeness to Lauren’s own German Shepherd pet.

Lauren’s book is available from Amazon and she has plans to write more.