A POPULAR American author is set to visit two local schools.
Award winning author Rick Yancey is going to visit Mayville High School in Southsea and Bay House School in Gosport on Friday.
It’s part of a UK tour to promote his new book called The 5th Wave.
It is the first book in a new trilogy from the Carnegie short-listed author.
Students will hear Rick talk about what inspired him to write The 5th Wave and will be able to quiz him on his life as a writer.