American author will discuss his life as a writer at Willesden Green Library

Douglas Kennedy will be giving a talk at Willesden Green Library Centre

Douglas Kennedy will be giving a talk at Willesden Green Library Centre - Credit: Archant

Douglas Kennedy will also do a reading from his new book ‘Five Days’

An acclaimed bestselling American author will be reading from his latest novel and discussing his life as a writer at a special event at Willesden Green Library.

Douglas Kennedy, whose previous books include The Big Picture and The Pursuit of Happiness, will read from Five Days – a contemporary love story set in New England.

Mr Kennedy said: “I’m delighted to have the chance to meet my readers and very much looking forward to discussing my new novel, Five Days, with them.”

He will be at the library in Willesden High Road, on April 11, from 7 to 8pm. The event is free.