Saturday, November 03, 2007
Daily Mail/Transworld First Novel Competition winner announced
The winner of the inaugural Daily Mail/Transworld First Novel Competition 2007 is Roland Vernon. "Vernon's novel, A Dark Enchantment, was admired by all the judges for its evocation of a wild and beautiful part of 19th Century Greece and the complex emotional lives of its inhabitants, both the indigenous Greeks and the unconventional English settlers. A historical drama with a love story at is heart, his novel vividly describes what can happen when worlds and cultures collide. Transworld will publish A Dark Enchantment on its Black Swan imprint in April 2008"