Teesside X factor star James Arthur will be signing copies of his new book in Middlesbrough later today.
The singer will meet fans in the Cleveland Centre this afternoon.
X Factor fans queued from 4 o'clock in the morning to catch a glimpse of winner James Arthur when he visited Milton Keynes.
Nearly 500 turned up to a book-signing. His debut single, Impossible, went in at number one this week.
Proceeds will go to children's hospices - including eight in East Anglia.
Christopher Maloney has been voted out out of X Factor.
Jahmene Douglas and James Arthur will compete against each other in tomorrow's final at 7:40pm on ITV1.
X Factor finalist James Arthur thrilled hundreds of fans as he returned home to Teesside in style for his homecoming show.
The 24-year-old visited the local pub in Saltburn where he sang while struggling to make it, before going to Middlesbrough to prepare for his gig at 8pm tonight, December 4.
Watch his extended interview here:
Hundreds lined the streets to welcome X Factor finalist James Arthur back to his hometown.
The musician from Saltburn, and his mentor Nicole Scherzinger, made their way through the seaside town on Harley Davidsons.
Around four hundred fans braved the cold to see him ahead of tonight's homecoming gig at Middlesbrough Town Hall.
So excited to be back in Middlesbrough! Going to be at the vic pub around 9am in saltburn by the sea...come and say hi!
X-Factor fans turned out this morning to see James Arthur, from Saltburn, return home. He arrived with his mentor Nicole Scherzinger and headed to visit his mum. He will be singing at Middlesbrough Town Hall. He's in Saturday night's X Factor Final.
X Factor finalist James Arthur from Saltburn is coming home today, December 4, for a special performance.
He will visit his mother before singing at Middlesbrough Town Hall. He and mentor Nicole Scherzinger will then return to London for Saturday night's X Factor Final.
X Factor's James Arthur will sing against two rivals on in next week's show, but tomorrow, December 4, he will return home to Teesside for his first big show in the region.
ITV Tyne Tees has been speaking to James' very proud mother. Watch the full here: