HarperCollins signs World War Two novel

HarperCollins has snapped up a World War Two novel "full of friendship and hope" by Christopher de Vinck, that was inspired by the essayist's family.  Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2019-10-24 00:58:20 UTC ]
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