This post was originally published at Novelicious.com and is now at WritingTipsOasis.com. WritingTipsOasis.com acquired Novelicious.com in June 2022.
Gong Ji Young is one of Korea's bestselling women's fiction authors with books sold in their millions. This month, she is set to be published in English for the very first time. In this week's giveaway, we have five copies of her beautiful and haunting debut, Our Happy Time, to be won.
Yu-Jung, beautiful, wealthy, and bright, is lying in her hospital bed, recovering from her third suicide attempt, when she receives a life-changing visit. Her no-nonsense aunt, a nun, appears by her side and suggests Yu-Jung accompany her on a charitable visit to death row. At her lowest ebb, Yu-Jung is resistant. But something compels her to go to the prison. There she meets Yun-Soo, a convicted murderer who will soon be put to death. Though she is repulsed by his crimes, something about the depth of his suffering strikes a chord in her. Shaken by their encounter, she returns to visit him the next week. And the next …To enter the competition, leave a comment telling us why you'd like to win.
This is for entrants in the UK only and the last day for entries will be next Friday 14th February. Winners will be contacted via the email address used to enter.
Best of luck!