Darren Shan to be live-streamed

Simon & Schuster Children's Books is to run a live-streamed author event with horror author Darren Shan.

On 19th March at 2 p.m., fans will be able to tune in to see Shan talk about his new 12-part Zom-B series. The third title, Zom-B City, will be published on 14th March.

Forest Hill School in south London will host the event with a live audience, which will be streamed online for free.

Viewers should register for the event at www.darrenshanlive.com, and can submit questions to Shan ahead of the event.

The event will be recorded and available on demand after the streaming.