Meet Emma Thompson and get a signed copy of her new book

London | 06 September 2012

Meet Emma Thompson and get a signed copy of her new book

Join one of Britain best-loved actresses, Emma Thompson at Selfridges London on Thursday 6 September from 5 to 6pm as she signs copies of her new book.

Emma is launching The Further Tale of Peter Rabbit, the 24th tale in the existing collection of Peter Rabbit stories. It is the first time that Frederick Warne has published an additional title to the series which Beatrix Potter wrote between 1902 and 1930. 

In The Further Tale of Peter Rabbit, Peter’s adventures take him beyond the boundaries of Mr McGregor’s garden all the way to Scotland, where he meets the gentle giant Finlay McBurney, a distant Scottish relative.

Pre-order your book now to avoid disappointment by calling 0207 318 3678. We will also have number limited edition box sets - the perfect collector's keepsake or special gift. The books will go on sale 30 August from WHSmith on Lower Ground and in Kids & Toys on 4th Floor. The signing will take place in Kids & Toys on 6 September on 4 from 5-6pm. See T&Cs below for more information.

Terms and Conditions

Sale & Pre-order

  • There are a limited number of books available for this signing therefore please buy your copy as early as possible to avoid disappointment; books will go on sale 30 August from WHSmith on Lower Ground and in Kids & Toys on 4th Floor. 
  • However, books will be available to pre-order from 10 August. These pre-ordered books will then be collected on 6 September from WHSmith on Lower Ground, unless instructed otherwise. Pre-order your copy by calling 0207 318 3678. 
  • You must retain your Selfridges book receipt as this will need to be checked at the signing. 

Wrist bands

  • Due to the popularity of this signing you will need to collect a coloured wrist band from WHSmith on Lower Ground Floor 
  • There will be different colour wristbands with one for each group timeslot. Your colour determines when it’s your time to start queuing.

During the Signing
 

  • Due to time constraints no  individual or group photos  with Emma  are permitted. Customers can take photos of Emma from the signing queue. Customers may be asked to leave the line if they do not comply.
  • No other merchandise will be signed other than The Further Tale of Peter Rabbit book
  • Dedications will be possible if time allows, one per book.
  • The event is subject to change or cancellation with notice.

Photograph by Nick Haddow.

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