Search

‘Queen of Complaints’ launches her first book in Brent

13:13 01 April 2014

Author Ingrid Stone making guests chuckle at a passage in her book

Author Ingrid Stone making guests chuckle at a passage in her book

Dieter Perry

A woman dubbed the ‘Queen Of Complaints’ held a launch for her first book at an independent store in Queen’s Park.

Ingrid Stone signed copies of ‘Letters of a Dissatisfied Woman’ at Queens Park Books in Salusbury Road.

Her book catalogues the handwritten complaint letters she wrote to companies, and the author said of the book: “Every letter and response is genuine - including my first ever complaint letter written aged eight - and featuring everything from can-openers that should be re-named can’t-openers to cocoa powder that tastes like bad breath.”

The 40-year-old was given her regal nickname by a daily newspaper.

Road.

Joy Konyn, manager of the store, said: “The shop was full.

“She read out complaint number 14 about fairtrade hot chocolate and had everyone in stitches.

“It was a bit unusual for us as it was a very glamorous event with Ingrid and two photographers!”

0 comments

Latest News Stories

Yesterday, 12:15
Wembley Park Food Market will open on September 23

Foodies are in for a treat with the launch of a new market selling mouth-watering products and meals in Wembley Park.

Yesterday, 10:59
Cllr Roxanne Mashari, lead member for employment and skills

A campaign to get more adults into education has been launched by Brent Council.

Yesterday, 07:45
Students gather in front of their vibrant mural at Newman Catholic college (Pic: Angela Blake)

Mini Monets from primary schools across the Brent were head-over-heels at the unveiling of a colourful new mural in Harlesden.

Tue, 19:37
Marina Williamson almost had a heart attack

A barrister from Wembley Park is calling for stronger warnings on the possible dangers of home hair dye kits after she almost had a heart attack from an extreme allergic reaction.

Most read news

Competitions

Get ready to take in the beautiful sights of London from above!

Are you always seeking unique ways to see your favourite city? This one is for you.

Shop till you drop!

Home to top name brands at great prices, TK Maxx is more like a treasure hunt than a shop. Perfect for grabbing a bargain or some hidden gems, you arm yourself with a trolley and go wild.

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Brent & Kilburn Times e-edition today E-edition
Family Notices 24


Our trusted business finder