2017 Pride of Britain award winner Jake Coates, together with his late wife Emmy, has launched their third children’s book ‘Tara & Tyrone Lost at Sea’. Jake Coates, a 32 year old doctor-turned-full time fundraiser, illustrator and small business owner won the prestigious award ITV Fundraiser Award.
Jake demonstrated tremendous strength in raising funds for the Royal Marsden Cancer Charity in memory of his wife and childhood sweetheart, Emmy. Emmy devastatingly lost her battle to cancer aged just 31, in June this year.
Before she died, Jake and Emmy wrote and illustrated a series of children’s books, Tara & Tyrone: Lost at Sea is the third book in the series, available to purchase at mollivers.com (£7.00). For every sale made a percentage will be donated to the Royal Marsden Hospital. Further items will be for sale at the new Mollivers website later in the year.